Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienists (BICEC 1615)

This hybrid course is designed to prepare licensed dental hygienists to administer local anesthesia. On-line course content includes six modules on the mechanism of action, local anesthetic agents and vasoconstrictors, review of essential anatomy, armamentarium and local systemic effects and complications. In addition, participants will perform safe and effective local anesthesia administration techniques on student partners under the supervision of qualified faculty during three laboratory sessions. The 30 hour course meets the requirements of the PA State Board of Dentistry to apply for certification in the administration of local anesthesia in the practice of dental hygiene.


Start and End Dates Fee Additional Info Seats Remaining
3/11/2024 - 4/28/2024
Location: Blue Bell

Our clinical lab days will be Saturday, April 27 from 8:00AM-5:00PM and Sunday, April 28 from 8:00AM- 1:00PM. These two days are the ONLY in-person days for this course.
3/11/2024 - 4/28/2024
Online Days to be Announced, Times to be Announced, Room to be announced.

Lab Saturday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Health Science Center, Room 1400, Blue Bell

Lab Sunday 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Health Science Center, Room 1400, Blue Bell