Continuing education for Dental Assistants and Hygienists.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina campus will be offering a Gingival Retraction Cord Workshop. The appropriate selection and placement of gingival retraction cord allows an accurate impression of a tooth preparation below the gingival margin. In this course you will discuss the selection of retraction cord and practice its placement and removal on mannequins in the clinic.

includes manual
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
November 7, 2015
Sat - 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 619
Registration deadline: October 23, 2015
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$115.00ReginaCRN: 201502-443
May 7, 2016
Sat - 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Room: 623
Registration deadline: April 23, 2016
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$115.00ReginaCRN: 201504-49
This course is designed to provide allied oral health personnel with the knowledge and clinical skills required to function successfully as an orthodontic assistant within the practice of orthodontics.

This course currently has no offerings.

You will study the principles of quality assurance in dental radiography. You will learn about the risks associated with radiation and how to protect yourself and others from unnecessary exposures. You will learn about image characteristics and the influencing factors that affect quality assurance. Both film based and digital imaging systems are discussed as well as the quality assurance tests that are recommended in the Saskatchewan Quality Assurance Manual.

Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
October 26, 2015 - December 18, 2015
Registration deadline: October 30, 2015
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$155.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201502-1003
January 4, 2016 - February 26, 2016
Registration deadline: January 8, 2016
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$155.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-1012
February 29, 2016 - April 22, 2016
Registration deadline: March 4, 2016
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$155.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201503-1014
May 2, 2016 - June 24, 2016
Registration deadline: May 6, 2016
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$155.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201504-111