Dental Assisting Continuing Education Course Oct. 9-10 in Hastings

August 13 2014

A two-day continuing education course for dental assistants on coronal polishing will meet from 1 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 9 and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Oct. 10 at Central Community College-Hastings.


Participants will learn and practice the skills necessary to perform a consistent and thorough coronal polish procedure with maximum patient comfort and without trauma to dental tissues.


The course has been approved by the Nebraska State Board of Dental Examiners. Students must be at least 18 years old and have at least 1,500 hours of clinical work experience as a dental assistant. They must bring their own protective eyewear, lab jackets and sterilized slow-speed handpieces.


Class size is limited so interested individuals should register early to reserve a space. The cost is $300, which includes handouts, supplies and insurance.


For more information or to enroll, contact Marie Desmarais at CCC-Hastings at (402) 461-2467; toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 2467; or by e-mail at


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