Courses

Courses

In affiliation with Idaho State University and Meharry Medical College, DOCS Education is excited to offer this unique and time-saving IV Sedation Training course for dentists. This course meets or exceeds the American Dental Association's Guidelines for the Use of Sedation and General Anesthesia by Dentists. It includes 60 hours of didactic instruction (home-study and live), plus a minimum of 20 live patient experiences required by the ADA guidelines and most state dental boards. Upon completion of this innovative program, you’ll have the knowledge, clinical skills, and permit qualifications to properly select and safely administer effective parenteral (IV) and enteral (oral) minimal and moderate sedation in an outpatient dental setting.  

This IV sedation certification program includes 60 CE hours of didactic instruction (home-study and live), plus a minimum of 20 live patient experiences.

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(((Live))) Stream February 18-19, 2022

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Learn to care for anxious and fearful patients using oral sedatives. This gateway course is one of our most popular; it provides the necessary training to administer sedation to healthy adults. Sessions are taught by renowned faculty who are also practicing doctors — a Harvard Medical School professor and distinguished practicing dentists — and cover everything you need to know to integrate sedation into your practice. Class format consists of informative and engaging lectures and discussions.

25 CE hours.

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San Francisco, CA November 12, 2021

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Nothing is more important to your practice than making sure you and your team are ready for a medical emergency with the most up-to-date information. New advances happen every day in this field and it is critical to keep your response skills on the cutting edge. This dynamic 1-day course is designed for dental offices; you will learn from top industry professionals about important new advances in emergency care research and clinical practices to maintain the skills and protocols taught in ACLS.

7.5 hours CE and AHA ACLS card with passing grade

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(((LIve))) Streaming Event February 19, 2022

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Designed for general dentists and specialists who administer IV medication, with or without oral sedatives. Taught by general dentists, EMTs, and Dental Anesthesiologist. This course is ideal for practitioners in need of IV sedation permit maintenance or recertification, as well as those wishing to expand their knowledge. Increase the number of protocols in your arsenal and hone your skill set in this comprehensive, hands-on session to maximize treatment effectiveness. Small class size and individual training.

Total course hours: 15.

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San Francisco, CA November 13, 2021 

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When practicing oral sedation dentistry, advanced airway management skills are critical to keeping you and your patients safe. In this one-day, hands-on, practical course, through repetition, you will become proficient at different techniques for airway management and resuscitation. The course includes Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification skills check-off. This course will earn 10 hours of CE and will fulfill your state’s recertification conditions and deliver a unique educational experience that is at once enriching, stimulating, and fun.*

*Check with DOCS Education’s Regulatory Counsel for your specific state requirements.

10 CE credits

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November 12-13, 2021 San Francisco CA

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Engage in intensive study of SAFE pediatric sedation dentistry.

Advances in sedative pharmacotherapeutics and a deeper understanding of patient selection has made pediatric sedation as taught exclusively by DOCS Education a safe and invaluable service. This course includes Advanced Pediatric Airway Management (APAM) instruction with high-fidelity child simulators. Reduce stress for your pediatric patients, their parents, and your entire team; treat patients in a single appointment and maximize patient comfort and practice efficiency. Your patients will grow into adulthood with far fewer oral health issues and no fear or anxiety when it comes to seeing a dentist. This course includes an interactive online pre-course component.

This course is worth 26 CE hours.

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Do you and your team know how to respond to a patient experiencing a medical crisis? Bring DOCS Education's certified ACLS trainers to your office to train you and your team with your equipment. DALS trainers will customize a training plan specific to your office layout, personnel and resources in this 2-day in-office course. Instruction includes practical training to confidently use state-of-the-art AED equipment, managing a megacode emergency, hands-on experience using advanced airway management equipment and team drills. DALS In-office training is the best way to ensure every team member knows the drill when it comes to handling a medical emergency.
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