DA 119 - Dental Chairside Procedures Units: 4
A course designed for the development of dexterity and professional competencies needed to assist in four and six handed dentistry procedures utilized in general dentistry are taught to laboratory proficiency. Demonstration of proper posture and form at chair side, positive communication, sterilization and disinfecting, adherence to infection control protocols and OSHA requirements of instrument names, use and care are stressed. Two hours of lecture and eight (8) hours laboratory are required each week.
Transferability: May not transfer towards an NSHE bachelor's degree
Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisite: Acceptance to the Dental Assisting Program.
Term Offered: Fall