Pit and Fissure Sealant Course for the RDA

RDAs desiring to perform pit and fissure sealant application must complete a two day Board  approved sealant course. Upon completion of all of the requirements, a certificate of completion will be provided.  

∙ Customized Sealant Courses

Does your office have a group of dental assistants needing Certification in Pit and Fissure Sealants?  All you need is 8 dental assistants for a customized course.  Call today to set up this course right in your own dental office.  A 5% discount will be provided per applicant for a customized sealant course.

∙ Course Prerequisites And Content

If you are an RDA or working towards becoming an RDA and possess a coronal polish certification you may enroll in this course.  It includes lecture, step by step demonstration using a video/DVD format and laboratory experience on extracted teeth provided by you.  You will be required to apply pit and fissure sealants on four patients during the two days.  Upon completion of all the course requirements and you are an RDA you may perform this procedure.

∙ Supplies

Students must provide those general sealant supplies required to perform this procedure.  UltraSeal XT plus sealant material by Ultradent will be provided by DPOC.  A list of these supplies will be sent to you upon receipt of your registration.

∙ Course Requirements-1st Day

Students on the first day of the course will be attending a lecture, laboratory and clinical practice session on the 1st patient in the afternoon.  Exact time for this 1st clinical patient experience will be provided in your confirmation letter.  All required armamentaria must be provided on the first day.

∙ Course Requirements-2nd Day

Students are required to bring three clinical patients on the last day of the course.  These patients must meet the following requirements:  each patient must: have a minimum of four (4) virgin non-restored natural posterior teeth (bicuspid and molars) for application of sealants.  Each patient must have one tooth to be sealed in all four quadrants of the mouth; be 18 years of age or older, do not have orthodontic bands or bonded brackets near the areas to be sealed.  The exact time for these three patients will be scheduled during Day 1 of the course.

∙ Course Examination

On the last day of the course, two of the three clinical patients will serve as the clinical final examination for this course.  In addition, a written examination will be administered.

∙ Instructor/s

The faculty for this course are career oriented educators and clinical RDAEFS for many years.  They are not only knowledgeable as an instructor, but possess the highest level of clinical experience.

∙ Dates And Location (Click Here)

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 Course Fee: Register for this course given this year and receive a $50 discount off the regular discount price of $450.  Fee now is only $400.  Take advantage of this wonderful special and sign up soon, as these classes will fill up quickly.     


16 C.E. units will be provided   (Click Here to Apply)