Local Anesthesia ($825)

Dental Hygienists authorized by the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry to perform this advanced procedure may administer local anesthesia.

Please read the following information before proceeding to the application at the bottom of the page.
(Failure to do so could potentially delay or void your enrollment.)

Requirements: 
(Each of the below requirements must be met)

  • Hold a current Oklahoma Dental Hygiene Licence. (Applicants from other states are welcome to apply, but it is your responsibility to find out if the course will carry over to your current state.  This course is designed to meet Oklahoma Board of Dentistry guidelines).
  • Proof of Professional Liability Insurance (if you are not covered under your employer's Professional Liability Insurance, you will need to provide your own.)
  • Hold a BLS for the Healthcare Provider/Professional Rescuer CPR card or eCard from the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association that will be CURRENT at the time of the course (if you do not hold this specific form of CPR from one of these two agencies, or your card expires before the course date, you CANNOT enroll in this course. See samples if in question).
  • All participants must administer AND receive local anesthesia. If you are pregnant, please contact our office ASAP after enrolling so we can make special arrangements.

Before Enrolling

  • ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE.  Hard copy applications will not be accepted.
  • The course date will say [Join Waitlist]. This does NOT mean the course is full. It is an internal programming feature we cannot change.
  • Enrollment fee must be PAID IN FULL and the application approved before the applicant will be given a spot in the course.
  • You will not be considered for enrollment with an incomplete application (includes incorrect CPR or Professional Liability insurance or CPR that is not current at the time of the course.)
  • Applications will be processed in the order they are received.
  • Once payment is received and the application is approved, a final confirmation with receipt will be sent. If payment was submitted online, please allow up to 7 business days for your final confirmation.
  • SPACE IS LIMITED.

View the General FAQ and the Local Anesthesia FAQ for any questions.

Application

March 30-31 & April 13-14, 2019
$825 | 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
OU College of Dentistry | Oklahoma City, OK
Late Fee Begins: March 5, 2019 ($20 late fee will be added starting on this date)

  • If your CPR card EXPIRES BEFORE YOUR COURSE DATE, your application will NOT be accepted.  Please obtain a CPR that will be valid at the time of your course before enrolling. LETTERS FROM THE INSTRUCTOR WILL NOT WORK IN PLACE OF THE CARD/eCARD.

All course dates will say [Join Waitlist]. This does NOT mean the course is full. It is an internal programming feature we cannot change.

If you missed out on our 2019 Local Anesthesia course offering, we invite you to complete our Interest Form.  If we have 15 or more indicate interest before we put out our 2020 schedule, we will try to schedule a 2nd course for 2019.

Downloadable Course Schedule