Summer Expanded Duties

Expanded Duties of Dental Assistant Program

In this course, dental assistants will gain added skills and knowledge necessary to perform advanced techniques, procedures and applications all while preparing them for advanced dental assistant employment.

This course is taught by experienced instructors and features relevant, real-world training. Students earn continuing education credits while expanding their skillset.

Prerequisite(s):

  1. Possess current certification that the candidate is a Certified Dental Assistant.
  2. Be a graduate of a one (1) year accredited dental assisting program or a dental assisting program approved by the Board.
  3. Have been employed as a chair side assistant by a licensed dentist for a continuous six (6) month period within the previous
    three (3) years
 

Course Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

The dental assistant should be able to satisfy Georgia code section 150-9-.02. This course will prepare dental assistants to be eligible for a certificate of expanded duties.

  • July 15, 2024

    July 15, 2024
    (9:00am - 5pm)

  • July 20, 2024

    July 20, 2024
    (9:00am - 5pm)

  • July 24, 2024

    July 24, 2024
    (9:00am - 5pm)

  • August 14, 2024

    August 14, 2024
    (9:00am - 5pm)

Cost & Payment Options

Cost:

  • Alumni: $500
  • Non-Alumni: $700


Payment Options:

Price includes all materials. Students will not be required to bring anything with them. Payment possible online or in-person.

Syllabus

Textbook:

Dental Assisting Online for Modern Dental Assisting (Access Code, Textbook, and Boyd: Dental Instruments 6th edition Package) by Doni L. Bird & Debbie S. Robinson

Program

  1. Alginate impressions for denture repair
  2. Face Bow Registration
  3. Tissue Management
  4. During Impression Making
  5. Temporary Bridge
  6. Fabrication of Bruxism Appliances
  7. Armamentaria
  8. Monitor Nitrous Oxide
  9. Fluoride Application
  10. Sealants
  11. Dry Socket Redressing
 
You will get access to an online course two weeks before your chosen day and must complete online tests before coming in person.

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