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Marietta Spring 2020 Pre-enrollment

Saturdays, March 14 – May 16, 2020 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Orientation is Tuesday February 25, 2020 from 10am – 4pm

Knoxville – Spring 2020 Fri Pre-enrollment

Fridays, March 13 – May 16, 2020 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Orientation is Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 9am – 4pm

Knoxville – Spring 2020 Sat Pre-enrollment

Saturdays, March 14 – May 16, 2020 from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Orientation is Friday, March 13, 2020 from 9am – 4pm

Knoxville- Summer 2020 Sat Pre-enrollment

Saturdays, July 11- September 12 , 2020 from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Orientation is Friday, July 10, 2020 from 9am – 4pm

Tennessee APPLICANTS must complete a background check NLT third week of school. Please visit: www.identogo.com Click on Tennessee State, digital finger printing, and online scheduling. The service code is Department of health licensure and regulations or choose I do not know service code and a drop down box for Department of Health Licensure and Regulations will appear (1/2 down page) next drop down box for applicant type choose bureau of health licensure plus the OCA number is 1222.
Declaration of citizenship form

Hoover, Alabama Winter 2020 Sat Pre-enrollment

Saturdays, February 1 – April 4, 2020 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Orientation is Friday, January 31, 2020 from 9am – 4pm

Chattanooga, TN (Saturdays)
Class Dates TBD

Continuing Educational Courses

GA – Expanded Duty Dental Assistant Pre-enrollment

This is a two-day lecture/clinical course. The cost of the Expanded Duty Dental Assistant is $740.00.  We will spend one day on the didactic portion (classroom instruction) and one day in clinic. 
Requirements:
Working in the field as a dental assistant for at least six months
Graduated from the Dental Staff School’s program.
Possess current certificate as a Dental Assistant
Current CPR card

TN Nitrous Course Pre-Enrollment

This is a one day lecture/clinical course on Friday, January 31 from 8am-1pm. You will receive 5 hours of continuing education credit for taking the course.  The cost of the Nitrous course is $150.00. Please bring in snacks and drinks if taking both classes.
Requirements:
RDA License number
18 years of age or older

TN Sealant Pre-Enrollment

This is a one day lecture/clinical course on Friday January 31, from 1pm-5pm. You will receive 6 hours of continuing education credit for taking the course.  The cost of the Sealant course is $235.00.  The School will provide the sealant material, curing light, and any other materials needed. Please bring in snacks and drinks if taking both classes. Location is Dental Images.
Requirements:
Your RDA License number
18 years of age or older

TN Coronal Polishing Course Pre-enrollment

This is a two-day lecture/clinical course on TBD from 9-4 at Bridgewater Place and Date TBD from 8-4 at Dental Images. The cost of the Coronal Polishing course is $295.00.  We will spend one day on the didactic portion (classroom instruction) and one day in clinic.  You will receive 14 hours of continuing education credit for taking the course.
Requirements:
Working in the field as a dental assistant for at least six months
OR a graduate of the Dental Staff School’s program.
RDA License number and 18 years of age or older.

IMPORTANT LINKS

Tennessee Dental Association

American Dental Assistants Association

Online Application for TN RDA

Licensure or Renewal

Becoming a Registered Dental Assistant

The Hinman Dental Society https://hinman.org/

The Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting is an annual tradition, providing dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants, laboratory technicians and dental office staff with the latest and most comprehensive continuing education in dentistry today.