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WLAC FALL 2017 HEALTH SCIENCES SYMPOSIUM

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 9AM-1:00PM AT WLAC - HLRC 4TH FLOOR

  • Understanding Obstacles and Motivating Change in Patient Compliance: Behavior Modification (2 CEUs)

Speaker: Marti Santizo, RDH, MBA

  • FREE: RDHAP Overview (1CEU)

1:15PM-2:15PM AT WLAC - HLRC 4TH FLOOR

Speaker: Carlos Sermeño, RDHAP


DENTAL BOARD CERTIFIED 8HOURS INFECTION CONTROL

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 (8:00am - 5:00pm)

This course trains individuals in infection control skills and techniques according to OSHA guidelines and state laws and regulations. This course is approved by the Dental Board of California and students successfully completing this course will obtain certification.

To register, click here: https://westlac.augusoft.net/index.cfm

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


Fabrication of Acrylic Provisionals & Temporary Crown Bridge

November 18th & 19th, 2017 (9:00am to 2:00pm)

This course will train Dental Assistants to fabricate provisional/ temporary crown and bridge restorations using standard techniques in impression taking for preparation of acrylic and Bis Acrylic materials temporary restorations.

To register, click here: https://westlac.augusoft.net/index.cfm

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


DENTAL RADIATION SAFETY

(4 Days, 32 Hours) - January 13, 14, 27, & 28th , 2018(8:00am - 5:00pm, all sessions mandatory)

A person certified in dental radiation safety may operate dental radiographic equipment under the general supervision of a dentist.
 All supplies will be provided for students.
 This course is approved by the Dental Board of California.  Students passing the course will receive a Radiation Safety Certificate.

To register, click here: https://westlac.augusoft.net/index.cfm

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


Local Anesthesia Review for Registered Dental Hygienists/Dentists

Saturday, February 10th, 2018 (9:00am - 3:00pm)

NOTE: THIS IS NOT A CERTIFICATION COURSE- IT IS ONLY REVIEW.

This course will provide dental practitioners with a review of local anesthesia techniques in mandibular blocks, palatal injections and various techniques for profound anesthesia.  It will also serve as a review in nitrous oxide sedation for use in dentistry.  This course is open to dentistis, registered dental hygienists, and RDHAPs.  Note that this is not a certification course.

To register, click here: https://westlac.augusoft.net/index.cfm

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


CORONAL POLISHING

Board-Approved Program for Registered Dental Assistants

12 Hours Course

Saturday, Februrary 24th (8:00am-5:00pm) &

Sunday, February 25th (9:00am -1:00pm)

This course will train Registered  Dental Assistants in coronal polishing techniques for dentistry. This course is approved by the  Dental Board of California, and students successfully completing the course will be certified.

To register, click here: https://westlac.augusoft.net/index.cfm

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers

NEW DATES COMING SOON!

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.


Infection Control / Patient Safety / Patient Care
For Certified Nurse Assistants and RDHAP

NEW DATES COMING SOON!

Students will learn how to protect themselves against blood borne pathogen (1hr) and patient safe handling and fall prevention in the elderly (2 hrs), and caring for patients with dysphasia or aspiration precaution (1hr).

For additional information please contact Andrea Blanco at (310) 287-4266 or blancoaa@wlac.edu.