CDI College

CDI College

February 14, 2013 09:00 ET

Dental Technicians in BC Continue to be in High Demand

Open House on February 21, 2013 Great Opportunity to Learn More About This Unique Career Path

SURREY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 14, 2013) - A growing number of Dental Technicians are nearing retirement, but there aren't enough well-trained professionals to fill their positions. CDI College is hosting an Open House on February 21, 2013 at its campus in Surrey to highlight the Dental Technician program and introduce this growing field to those interested in a stable dental career.

Thanks to their specialized training, dental technicians will always be in-demand. The growth of Canada's aging population is expected increase the need for their services, as well. According to Work BC, approximately 1,040 positions will open up by 2015, the majority of which will result from retirements in the field.

CDI College is the only school in BC to offer digital design and manufacturing (CAD and CAM) training for the dental technician field, setting the program apart from others in the province.

Guests at the Open House will have a chance to learn more about the Dental Technician program at CDI College, the profession and the opportunities that await them upon graduation. On hand will be instructors from CDI's Dental Technician and Dental Assisting programs, staff from the college and representatives from the College of Dental Technicians of British Columbia.

In addition, guests will be able to tour the campus and check out the brand new, state-of-the-art dental lab. Admissions representatives and other campus staff will be on hand to discuss tuition and student financial aid, as well.

The Open House runs from 3:00 to 7:00pm at the Surrey campus. Call 1.877.404.4353 to RSVP or visit for more information.

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About CDI College

CDI College, Canada's leader in career training, has been helping students achieve career goals and aspirations for more than 40 years. With 25 campus locations across Canada, CDI College offers more than 50 industry-influenced diploma programs in the fields of business, technology, healthcare, early childhood education, legal studies and art and design. CDI College's practical, hands-on learning experiences prepare students to enter the working world with the skills they need to succeed.

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