Dental X-Ray Certification Course Day One: September 15th, 2017
September 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm$350.00
This two-day dental x-ray certification course on September 15th and September 22nd, in cooperation with the Macomb Dental Education Center, has been designed to be substantially equivalent to the Michigan Board of Dentistry requirement for dental assistant training.
A Radiographic Certificate is required by the Michigan State Board of Dentistry Rules and Regulations. A certificate is required in order for a Dental Assistant to expose radiographs. A growing number of offices we work with require candidates to have current certification. Don’t miss out on possible work because of lack of certification!
Course Content – State of Michigan Guidelines
- Radiation Physics and Biology
- Radiation Health, Safety and Protection
- Film Exposure
- Processing Factors
- Intraoral and Extraoral Techniques
- Film Mounting
- Clinical Evaluation
- Didactic Exam
Cost: $350.00 per person
Training takes place over two consecutive Fridays, September 15th* and September 22nd**
*Day One (Lecture): 10:00 am – 4:30 pm, is held at Strategic Practice Solution Training Center, 8187 Rhode Dr., Suite B, Shelby Township, MI 48317 | 888.421.1808
**Day Two (Clinical): 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, is held at Macomb Dental Education Center, 28631 Hoover Rd., Warren, MI 48093 | 586.558.4299
Certificates are awarded upon successful completion of the entire program.
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Dental X-Ray Certification Program Highlights
- To identify the components of x-ray film exposure and processing
- The physical characteristics of x-radiation production and how to control the effects on radiographs.
- Radiation health and safety
- Infection control techniques
- Individual hands-on instruction is provided, and certificates will be awarded upon the successful completion of the program
Instructor: Jo Ann Buchheister, CDA, RDA, BS is a past member of the Michigan State Board of Dentistry and is the Dental Assisting Program Director at Wayne County Community College District. She has over 40 years of experience as a dental assistant, office manager and educator.
Attendees of this course must be currently employed in the dental field with direct patient care.
Attendees of this course must have a working knowledge of dental anatomy and terminology.