• RADIATION SAFETY COURSE

    DAY OR EVENING COURSE
    When: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
    Length of the Course: 32 HOURS
    Students are required to wear proper PPE at all times.

    ABOUT THIS COURSE

    RADIATION SAFETY BOARD APPROVED COURSE is a 32 hour course.

    Consists of 8 hour lectures, 12 hours of lab (Manikins) and 12 hours of x-rays on patients.

     

    In order to successfully pass this course the candidates must complete the following assignments.

    1. One set of Double Film X-Rays
    2. Three sets of Digital X-Rays (Third set will be graded)
    3. Pass a written exam (Minimum Passing Grade 75%)

    Patient Selection Criteria:

     

    (Students are responsible for bringing their own patients, the school does not provide patients)

    • Patients must be 18 years or older.
    • Patients must complete a health and dental history form.
    • Patients must agree to and sign the Patient Consent Form for Radiographs by a Student.
    • Patients must have three or more teeth in each quadrant, to be an eligible candidate for a full mouth series of x-rays.
    • Patients are not eligible for radiographs if they have mental or physical conditions that would be prevent them from sitting for about an hour.
    • Patients are expected to be punctual and understanding with students, recognizing that they are learning and are being graded in the process.

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