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NOTICE for 2015:  There will a fee increase beginning January 1, 2015 due to implementation of changes required by the DHCC.  A new enrollment form will be posted in January.

 

LOCAL ANESTHESIA, SOFT  TISSUE CURETTAGE, NITROUS OXIDE SEDATION

The Southwestern College Dental Hygiene Program Anesthesia/Nitrous/STC  Course has been approved by the Dental Hygiene Committee of California (DHCC). 

STEP 1:  Contact the DHCC for assistance in determining if you are required to take this course for California licensure.  DHCC main number: (916) 263-1978

All three certifications must be completed concurrently.

All participants must have graduated from a CODA accredited dental hygiene program OR have an active dental hygiene license from a U.S. state or Canadian province OR  be a currently enrolled student in the last semester of an CODA accredited dental hygiene program.

 


 

 2015 COURSE DATES

 ONLINE MODULE BEGINS    

ON CAMPUS DATES-WEEKEND 1     

 ON CAMPUS DATES-WEEKEND 2

March 16, 2015

 April 10-12

April 24-26

June 15, 2015

July 10-12

 July 24-26

September 7, 2015

October 2-4

 October 16-18

 

Reservations are not accepted, however to add your name to the list for notification of next courses to be offered, send us an e-mail!

Submission of enrollment form guarantees a position in your selected course date.

 

IMPORTANT: Participants traveling from out of the southern California area, must be aware that the clinical section occurs on weekends.  Travel arrangements should be made accordingly.  Once the enrollment form has been processed, participants will receive a detailed information packet explaining course materials, supplies, and patient requirements.

 

LOW ENROLLMENT: Should low enrollment occur, registered participants will be notified by telephone. The course start date may be delayed.

STEPS TO ENROLL:

A new procedure has been recently implemented that will require all participants of this course to have a Southwestern College Identification Number.

 

Visit the college website at www.swccd.edu and click the link to the right of the home page, Apply and Register.

 

After you apply, you will receive an email response from the Office of Admission and Records (within  3-4 business days) that will include your SWC Identification Number.  Please be sure to include this number on enrollment form before sending in to program office.  Registration of any other courses will not be required and no other steps need to be followed after applying to the college and obtaining the ID number.

 

FORMS

Course Information Flyer 

Anesthesia/Nitrous/STC Enrollment Form

For additional information please contact the Dental Hygiene Program:

Dr. Vickie Kimbrough-Walls, Director

vkimbrough@swccd.edu               

Sylvia Banda-Ramirez, Administrative Secretary

sbanda@swccd.edu

 

Last updated: 12/9/2014 2:29:20 PM