Application of Pit and Fissure Sealants for Dental Assistants
Combination Webinar Lecture and Hands-On Clinic Session
June 7, 2022 - June 11, 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, June 7, 2022 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Webinar SESSION 2: Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
HANDS-ON SESSION: Saturday. June 11, 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)
On the week of the course, you will receive an email with a weblink to this virtual webinar. This same email will also provide a link to the course handout. Download this PDF document to your device. Remember to look for this email notice on the email address you provided us when creating your UT Health San Antonio CDE account. Check your email account’s Inbox and Junk/Spam folders.