Diploma in Dental Hygiene & Therapy

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Course Overview

Dental hygienists are called upon to prepare rooms for treatment; setting up, clearing away, and cleaning equipment; and organising patient record and chart data. In some bigger dental facilities that often receive more patients, dental hygienist assistants may be asked to perform other tasks, such as taking blood pressure, developing x-rays, applying fluoride treatments, and taking impressions. Put it simply, dental hygienist assistants are critical members of the dental health team that provide the necessary support to ensure smooth workflow and better patient service delivery.

Given that the job requires frequent contact with patients as well as working closely with key members of the dental health team, it is vital to have the right knowledge and skill sets to gain entry and achieve success in this role. This course is a great reference to work on the said areas.

Our Dental Hygienist Assistant Online Course will acquaint you with the work associated with this role and will also help you develop the skills to render quality dental assisting and become an invaluable member of a dental health team. It will provide you knowledge of the conceptual functions of the practice, familiarizing you with the members that make up the dental health team and their responsibilities, the essential role of a dental hygienist assistant, the professional regulation governing the practice, and the qualifications and training needed to get into the role. The course will also fill you in on topics like infection control and hazard management, dental and chairside fundamentals, dental procedures, and patient and practice management.

Learning Objectives

The profession of Dental Hygienist Assistant involves a lot of responsibilities, and most of them concern the safety of patients. In this respect, it is important to understand the practice in-depth in order to build a successful career in the field. Getting into this course is one of the best ways to do that, as this course will enable you to:

  • Fully understand the role of the Dental Hygienist Assistant in various practice settings.
  • Have a clear road map of how you can get into the practice.
  • Build your knowledge of dental hygiene, and develop the confidence and skills to provide top level support.

Highlights

  1. Access to expertly rendered content and learning materials at any time of the day.
  2. Detailed information about the Dental Hygienist Assistant practice
  3. Self-regulated study time and pace.
  4. Test your knowledge and keep tabs of your progress by taking the assessment at the end of each module.
  5. Course ideal for learners of all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced.
  6. Receive a certificate proving your completion of the course and the new skill you have acquired.

Syllabus

MODULE 1:
OVERVIEW OF THE DENTAL HEALTH FIELD

MODULE 2:
MEMBERS OF THE DENTAL HEALTH TEAM AND THEIR RESPONSIBILITIES

MODULE 3:
THE PROFESSIONAL ROLE OF THE DENTAL HYGIENIST ASSISTANT

MODULE 4:
PROFESSIONAL REGULATIONS OF THE PRACTICE

MODULE 5:
DENTAL HYGIENIST ASSISTANT QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING

MODULE 6:
APPOINTMENT PREPARATION

MODULE 7:
INFECTION CONTROL AND HAZARD MANAGEMENT

MODULE 8:
BASICS OF DENTAL HISTOLOGY

MODULE 9:
DENTAL INSTRUMENTS AND MATERIALS

MODULE 10:
ESSENTIALS OF CHAIRSIDE ASSISTING

MODULE 11:
DIFFERENT DENTAL PROCEDURES

MODULE 12:
PAIN AND ANXIETY CONTROL

MODULE 13:
PATIENT AND PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

ONLINE LEARNING

£299 | $329
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CLASSROOM LEARNING

£600 | $864
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