California Dental Practice Act (Dental Auxiliary)

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Upon completion of our California Dental Practice Act Auxiliary course, the student will be familiar with the rules of the Dental Board of California’s definition and responsibilities of each class of dental auxiliary. These California dental assistant CE classes for auxiliaries are intended to form a career ladder, permitting the advancement of persons to higher levels of licensure with additional training. The Committee on Dental Auxiliaries advises the board as to appropriate standards of conduct for auxiliaries and any other enforcement-related matters that the board may delegate to the committee.

Section 1 – Introduction Section 2 – Professional Conduct Section 3 – California Dental Practice Act Section 4 – Functions Of A Registered Dental Hygienist Final Exam


The California Dental Practice Act Auxiliaries course is a continuing education unit class that describes the general duties of California-based licensed dental professionals (including assistants, hygienists, orthodontic assistants, etc.). It also clearly spells out the roles of auxiliaries including their training and scope of practice.

Upon completion of this California Dental Auxiliaries CE course students will be able to better understand the Dental Board of California and its enforcement ability, have a firm grasp on the laws of prescription medications, become well versed in the ethics of dental practice, fully comprehend diversion programs, understand all concepts of licensure and license renewal and more.