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Radiology Certification

Course Description:
This is a one day course for a dental assistant who is already trained by a licensed dentist in taking x-rays. Enrollee must possess at least three months continuous on-the-job training in the State of Florida through assisting in the positioning and exposing of dental radiographic film. After performing skills in a clinical setting and passing a written exam with a grade of 75% or better a certificate will be issued. 

Minimum Requirements:
This course is available for dental assistants who already have on-the-job training and work experience.

Program Cost: $250
All material to be used will be included in the program cost!

Program Objectives:
To certify a dental assistant in the radiographic procedures listed below as prescribed by the Florida Board of Dentistry.

• Equipment Identification • Radiographic Anatomy
• Radiography Practice • Radiographic Film
• Radiation Biology • Radiographic Techniques
• Units of Measure • Radiographic Development
• Types of Exposure • Radiographic Processing
• Doses • Supplemental Technique
• Tissue Sensitivity • Infection Control
• X-Ray Protection  

One-Day Course Dates: ( Verification of Employment Required )
Location: Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Office 
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. 

Friday: Saturday:
May 25 July 7
August 24 October 27
November 23 -
 
NOTE: Payment must be received no later than 1 week prior to course start date in order to reserve spot.
 

 
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South Florida Dental Assisting Schools
Phone: 954-445-1085  •   Fax: 954-351-7927
Come by to tour our facilities or to set-up an appointment to register!

HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  •   Saturday by Appointment

– Two South Florida course locations –
FORT LAUDERDALE
4001 North Ocean Drive, Suite 202
Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL 33308
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HIALEAH
2387 West 68th Street, Suite 302
Hialeah, FL 33016
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SOUTH FLORIDA DENTAL ASSISTING SCHOOL
Phone: 954-445-1085 • Fax: 954-351-7927
4001 NORTH OCEAN DRIVE, SUITE 202
LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA, FLORIDA 3330
Phone: 954-445-1085 • Fax: 954-351-7927