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Dental Nitrous Oxide

HLTH

Maintain Patient Safety

What You’ll Learn

This course allows participants to establish didactic and clinical competency in administering and monitoring nitrous oxide.

  • Pharmacology
  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy of Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Mechanics of Operating a Nitrous Unit

Career Options

The Indiana State Board of Dentistry has recently (2020) passed a law allowing dental hygienists and dental assistants to complete training certification in order to administer nitrous oxide under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist.

Class Details

Students must be a graduate of a Dental Assisting program accredited by the Commission on Dental Education of the American Dental Association OR One year employment as Dental Assistant

Upcoming Classes

Class Location

Class Dates
Time
Location
Cost
  • Mar 18, 2024 – May 18, 2024 12 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Lafayette
$300

Only one class date is required for this skills training. Please complete the intake form by clicking the Register Now button to the right and indicating which class date you are interested in completing.

Virtual

100% Online, Self-Paced
Contact: Holly Brown, hbrown163@ivytech.edu

Costs may vary by location given differences in the cost of supplies and class provider.

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