HYBRID: Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Course
Through the use of case presentations, discussions, assignments, online lectures, and in class clinical labs the dental assistant will learn the foundation of assisting. A certificate will be awarded for the completion of the course if the prerequisite is verified, if all sessions are attended and if a passing grade is obtained on tests covering the objectives of the course.
The course is 4 weeks of didactic learning and 2 days on-site clinical hands on labs totaling 27 hours upon completion. Students will be expected to be on the ULM Dental Hygiene Clinic on Friday, June 2, 2017 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm and Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. The online portion will begin on May 8, 2017.
ON- SITE MANDATORY PROFESSIONAL CLINICAL ATTIRE:
Scrubs with Smock
Professional nursing shoe or athletic shoe with a closed toe and heel
Hair pulled back off the shoulders and face (ponytail, bun, braided)
Two hole hand piece for coronal polishing
Nails should be short during clinical on-site labs with no acrylic fingernails
The last day for registration for the May 8th course is
Monday, April 24, 2017.