AUGUST 24 - 26, 2018 - Registration Deadline: August 1, 2018
TIME: FRI 8:00AM - 5:00PM | SAT 8:00AM - 5:00PM | SUN 8:00AM - 1:00PM
LOCATION: UofA - EDMONTON
CE CREDIT: 25 CREDITS (includes self study theory component)
IN ORDER TO REGISTER FOR THIS LA CLINICAL COMPONENT, YOU MUST FIRST HAVE REGISTERED FOR, AND SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED THE LOCAL ANAESTHETIC THEORY COMPONENT AND EXAM.
This Local Anaesthesia Continuing Education course has been approved by the Council of the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta (CRDHA). This two-part course, will teach participants to safely and effectively administer local anaesthetic agents. This course is based on the textbook, Handbook of Local Anaesthesia, 6th Ed., by Dr. Stanley F. Malamed (ISBN 10: 0323074138) and will review head and neck anatomy related to the administration of local anaesthetics, demonstrate the various techniques involved in local anaesthesia and explain patient evaluation, complications and office emergencies. Successful completion of the course (theory component and exam, and the clinical component) will enable the CRDHA to issue a certificate recognizing that you have completed the course.
***The CRDHA certificate is required before you may administer local anaesthesia.***
COURSE STRUCTURE: (Please read carefully)
To meet the potential need from the dental hygiene profession, yet recognize the need for appropriate class sizes, participants will be able to register for this course two times during the year; February and August. It is a three-day weekend clinical session (25 hours of continuing education credit is available upon successful completion)
This course consists of two parts: the Theory Component, and the Clinical Component. You must first have completed and successfully passed the Theory component prior to registering for a Clinical component.
This course is in PARTIAL COLLABORATION with: SEPTODONT