This course is designed for technicians wishing to become qualified to take the exam with the Certified Dental Technician Program. Since all areas of the comprehensive exam will be covered, this is extremely beneficial to technicians who are specialized in one field, but need more knowledge in the others. The comprehensive exam encompasses all aspects of dental technology, dentures, crown and bridge, ceramics and orthodontics. In addition, the test requires knowledge of infection control, materials and ethics.
EDUCATIONAL GOAL To familiarize participants with all areas of the comprehensive exam including dental technology, dentures, crown and bridge, ceramics and orthodontics as well as infection control, materials and ethics.
- Improve proficiency in all aspects of dental technology
- Review infection control as it pertains to laboratory procedures
- Review dental materials
- Review doctor/lab relationships
EDUCATIONAL METHODS -This course utilizes:
- Slides and videos
- Interactive discussions