The Certified Dental Assisting Refresher course will provide an opportunity for those lacking in hours of clinical practice to demonstrate competency of skills and therefore meet requirement for licensure in BC
Instructional strategies will include demonstration, practice, peer and instructor feedback, mentoring, and assessment.
Clinical demonstration of competency would be on manikin initially , moving on to patient as the instructor deems safe.
Prior to attending the clinical course participants will have completed on-line assignments. Time line for theory completion will be dependant on currency and experience of the individual.
Prerequisite: Must have been previously licensed as a Certified Dental Assistant in British Columbia or equivalent.
This is a cost recovery course.
Course code: DENT 1500
Length: 42 hours
Course outline: viewhttps://www.vcc.ca/deptUploads/course-outlines/DENT-1500.pdf
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.