Application of Pit and Fissure Sealants for Dental Assistants
Combination Webinar Lecture and Hands-On Clinic Session
March 8, 2022 - March 12, 2022
Master Pit & Fissure Sealants!
This program will provide a total of 8 hours of instruction and application of Pit and Fissure sealants.
The lecture will be provided in:
(TWO) 2 1/2 hour Interactive webinars, plus…
3 hours of hands-on or clinical information will be provided in our clinic on patient simulators.
(This is intended to provide this educational program in a safe environment without patient participation).
Participants will be provided with information, guidance and materials necessary to place pit and fissure sealants in multiple scenarios.
Participants DO NOT need to provide a patient for this course. Clinical applications will be made on simulated patients in a clinical setting.
COURSE SCHEDULE: to be delivered in the following format:
Webinar SESSION 1: Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Webinar SESSION 2: Thursday, March 10, 2022 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
HANDS-ON SESSION: Saturday. March 12, 2022 at 1pm - 4pm at UT Health School of Dentistry, 8210 Floyd Curl Dr San Antonio, TX 78229
Course of instruction will include:
• Current methods and practices in Infection Control
• Overview of patient management and management of medical emergencies
• Anatomy as it relates to the application of Dental sealants
• Legal and ethical concerns related to the application of sealants
The laboratory and clinical portions of the course will provide the participant with:
• Patient Education
• Patient Positioning and Ergonomics for the procedure
• Optimal material and equipment setup
• Placement of at least eight (8) pit and fissure sealants and topical fluoride on a dental patient simulator
The webinar will be provided on a platform that can be viewed on either a desktop or laptop computer as well as a tablet.
This will be a “live and interactive” Webinar - Q&A and chat will be available.
Check-in: 30 minutes before course starts Program time: See COURSE SCHEDULE above
Virtual / In-Person
(Tuition includes lab, clinical, handouts, and study material)
You will receive an email with a link to the course on the week of event. Check the email address you provided us when creating your UT Health CDE account. Also, check your email’s junk/trash folder.