Annual CE Renewal Requirements

CE Hour Requirements

  • 12 hours – if you hold two or more certificates
  • 6 hours – if you hold one certificate

Requirement to Complete CE

  • Dental Assistants are not required to complete CE during their first registration period.  This period begins immediately after receiving your first certificate and ends when your first certificate expires. 
  • Begin collecting CE after your certificate is renewed.  All CE should be completed before the certificate expires annually.  

Course Requirements

RDA Certificate Holders
  • CE must be related to the duties of a dental assistant.
  • CE can be self-study, interactive computer courses, or classroom lecture courses.