DEN 102: Managing Safe Practice in Dentistry

In this course, students address types of diseases and their transmission, the application of OSHA and CDC guidelines to dentistry, and the management of hazardous waste in the dental office. Students gain practical experience in the operation of sterilization equipment and disinfection techniques, as well as methods for the safe management and manipulation of various substances used in the dental treatment room.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to Dental Assisting program

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
offered in the daytime    

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 1
Lecture Hours 15
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 9
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 24

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