Measuring of Dental Assisting Excellence
The Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) was founded in 1948 and is the national certification board for dental assistants. More than 36,000 dental assistants are currently DANB certified nationwide. DANB, a nonprofit organization, is a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence. DANB's CDA and COA certification programs are accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).