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DA0012: Orientation to Dental Assisting - Part 2

Date: 6/12/2012 - 6/14/2012 Course Status: Cancelled
Facility: Arizona School of Dentistry Location: Mesa, AZ
Level: Basic Audience: Assistants
Quota: 15 - 20 students Tuition: $1,254.00
Hours: 24.00 (Total CDE); 24.00 (DANB Clinical)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider

This three-day course is designed as an advanced continuation of "Orientation to Dental Assisting Part 1." The course will provide hands-on experience for participants to learn and practice skills such as 4-handed dentistry, dental dam application, and sealant application. In adddition, there will be a review of infection control procedures and radiology health and safety practices. Participants can expect pre-course communication and assignments.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Demonstrate how to apply dental dam effectively.
2. Describe the concepts and perform 4-handed dentistry.
3. Recognize the importance of infection control.
4. Perform basic chairside assisting skills.
5. Prepare/mix commonly used dental materials.
6. Explain the importance of dental radiation safety.

Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.

None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (


Completion of Orientation to Dental Assisting, Part 1. No exceptions.

Tuition Payment Information:

Please Make Checks Payable to: USET, Inc.

c/o Tammy Fowler

711 Stewarts Ferry Pike

Nashville, TN 37214

Tuition Policy:

Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.

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