Dental Assistant Pit & Fissure Sealant Certification Course
Texas State Technical College Dental Programs Presents:
Pit and Fissure Sealant Certification Course for Dental Assistants:
DNTA 2000 20CA Saturday, March 14, 2015 8-12 noon and 1-5 pm
ClinicCourse fee: $350.00
Course Objectives: At the end of this course the participant will be able to:
This course was designed to prepare the dental assistant for certification on the placement of pit and fissure sealants as required by the Occupations Code of the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners. According to the law, ONLY accredited dental hygiene and dental assisting programs may offer this course; and the program must be at least eight hours in length and include course content on infection control, treatment of medical emergencies, microbiology, chemistry, ethics and jurisprudence, dental anatomy, and theoretical and clinical application of pit and fissure sealants. In order to be eligible for certification:
The dental assistant must have two years of experience as a dental assistant, and have a valid CPR certification.
PLEASE NOTE: Attendance of the entire course is required for certification.
Please bring Bitewing radiographs taken within the previous 12 months, safety glasses, and lab coat.
For assistance in registration and payment, please call Bobbi Bourne at 956-364-4900 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Enrollment is limited, Registration deadline: Friday, March 6, 2015.
Register and pay on-line at http://tstcharlingen.edu/ Click on Programs, then Corporate & Community Education, then Online Registration ( in red), then Workforce Development Registration ( in blue) and type in DNTA 2000 20CA under Course Code Number.