This course prepares dental assistants to perform a preliminary oral inspection on patients and includes taking medical/dental histories, obtaining/reading vital signs, basic oral anatomy and terminology, and dental charting. (Course not required for dental assistant graduates from ADA accredited programs; course not appropriate for RDH)
Dates: Saturday, January 25, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm, OR
Friday, February 7, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm, OR
Friday, March 28, 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Instructor: Karen Wynn, RDH, M.Ed.
Prerequisites and required documents:
- 400 hours of chairside experience
- Employment Verification Form (Download and Print)
- Blood pressure cuff
OL This course will have an on-line component. Students are required to have an email address, internet access, a computer, and possess basic computer skills.