Expanded Functions for the Dental Auxiliary
Certification Course


This 20-hour course is approved for certification and training in Expanded Functions for dental auxiliaries in Florida and Georgia per Florida Statutes, Section 466.024(6) and Board of Dentistry Rule 64B5-16.005.

This course includes self-study via required readings and trainings PLUS one weekend of in-person instruction.


At the completion of the course participants will be certified to:

  • Laws & Rules
  • Infection Control
  • Making impressions for study casts
  • Topical application of fluoride (including foam & varnish)
  • Placing and removing rubber dams
  • Placing and removing periodontal dressings
  • Polishing clinical crowns
  • Polishing amalgam restorations
  • Placing and removing matrices
  • Placing intra-coronal provisional (temporary) restorations
  • Placing bases and liners
  • Suture removal
  • Application of pit & fissure sealants
  • Preliminary charting
  • Packing and removing retraction cord
  • Fabricating provisional crowns
  • Cementing provisional crowns with temporary cement

Course Materials

After completing your registration you will receive an Enrollment Confirmation email with information to log in to Google Classroom to complete your requirements.

Course Director

Alex J Delgado

Alex J Delgado DDS, MS

Director Of Continuing Dental Education & Associate Professor


  • Jennifer Rieck, CDA, CRDH B.A.S., MHSc.

 “ They declare that neither they nor any member of the their family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program greater than $999, nor do the instructors have a financial interest greater than $1,000 in any commercial product(s) the instructor will discuss in the presentation.”

Registration Information

Dates & Fees

August 3-4 2024
November 2-3 2024

18 Participant Limit

Schedule & CEU

8:00AM – 5:00PM
8:00AM – 5:00PM

Networking Lunch Provided

Credit Hours:
20 CEU (Participation)

This program has been approved for tuition payment under the Post-911 GI bill –

For Post 9/11 GI Bill® (Ch 33) students and VA Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch 31) students, our tuition policy complies with 38 USC 3679(e) which means Post 9/11 and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment students will not be charged or otherwise penalized due to a delay in VA tuition and fee payments.  For eligibility consideration, a Post 9/11 GI Bill student must submit a VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE) and a Vocational Rehabilitation Student must provide a VAF 28-1905 form. [Please list all additional requirements your school will ask a student to satisfy which are permitted under 38 USC 3679(e)] Please see 38 USC 3679(e) for complete details.

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at www.benefits.va.gov/gibill

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