Radiation Quality Assurance for Dental Offices (Dent 1618)
Oct 23, 2017 9:00 AM - Nov 15, 2017 4:00 PM - Radiation Quality Assurance for Dental Offices (Dent 1618)

Radiation Quality Assurance for Dental Offices (Dent 1618)

Course Description:

In this course you will study the principles of quality assurance in dental radiography, 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.

Learning Outcomes covered in this course include:

  • Radiation Exposure Risks and Radiation Protection
  • Dental X-Ray Image Characteristics and the Influencing Factors
  • Dental X-ray Film Processing Care and Maintenance
  • Equipment Used in Digital Radiography
  • Radiographic Quality Assurance in the Dental Office

Tuition:   $165 (includes course manual)

Dates:

  • October 23 - December 15, 2017
  • January 8 - Mach 2, 2018
  • February 26 - April 20, 2018
  • April 23 - June 15, 2018

To register call:

  • 1-306-775-7301 or Toll Free 1-866-467-4278
  • Fax: 306-775-7762

Mail to:

Registration Services Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Regina Campus
4500 Wascana Parkway, Box 556
Regina, SK   S4P 3A3

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