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Introduction to Dental Radiography

Practicing dental assistants will learn the basic principles and techniques of digital intraoral and panoramic radiography as they expose and evaluate radiographic images during laboratory sessions.

This intensive two-week course educates dental assistants in the basic fundamentals of dental radiography.  Successful course completion satisfies the Rhode Island Department of Health requirement for exposure of radiographs in the dental office setting.

Students must recruit a patient for a full mouth series competency and are required to complete online coursework and attend all laboratory sessions. Students will be awarded with a certificate upon successful completion of all course requirements.

* A minimum of six months of full-time chairside dental assisting experience is required. Participants must submit written proof of experience from employer at the start of the first lab.

Online Component: 12 hours 
Lab Component: 13 hours 

$595 + $5 non-refundable registration fee

60485-PSEM-4001-150
Registration Deadline: August 3, 2017
Online Coursework begins: August 8, 2017
Lab Sessions: Wednesdays, August 16 and August 23, 2017 (10 am - 5 pm)

60486-PSEM-4001-151
Registration Deadline: October 5, 2017
Online Coursework begins: October 10, 2017
Lab Sessions: Saturdays, October 14 and October 21, 2017 (8 am - 3 pm)

Required textbook:

“Dental Radiography Principles and Techniques” by Iannucci and Howerton, ed.5. Elsevier, 2017. ISBN: 978-0-323-29742-4

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CWCE Office Locations

Knight Campus, Warwick
400 East Avenue, 4th Floor
Warwick, RI 02886
Tel: 401-825-1214

Flanagan Campus, Lincoln
1762 Louisquisset Pike
Lincoln, RI 02865
Tel: 401-333-7070

Liston Campus, Providence
One Hilton Street
Providence, RI 02905
Tel: 401-455-6144

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Last Updated: 6/20/17