When choosing a class date and time, be sure you can attend all the dates and times.
You are required to attend all classes. You are not allowed to miss a class.
Class Times: All dates and times are listed on the student syllabus which is provided the first day of class
Wednesday and Friday Day classes: Hours are 9am to 1pm except for some classes which are 9am to 3pm
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday Evening Classes: Hours are 6pm to 10pm
Sunday Classes: Hours are 9am to 1pm with some dates which can be till 3pm
Class Description & Objectives:
This course will provide the Dental Auxiliary with the information and training to produce quality dental radio graphs. This course includes 45 hours of instruction in classroom and laboratory and clinical experience in the dental office. Successful completion of this program will fulfill the state requirements for the State of New Jersey Dental Radiology Licensure Exam.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age -Have a high school diploma or GED (NJ does not accept online diploma’s or GED certificates) or A degree from an accredited college in the US
Foreign diplomas MUST be evaluated for US equivalency PRIOR to the start of the program; which can be done by our school for an additional charge .
Diplomas from Continental Academy and St. Joseph’s on line diplomas are not acceptable.
Must have a minimum. of 3 months of full time dental experience and be familiar with dental terminology, landmarks of the mouth, tooth numbering systems, surfaces of the teeth at a minimum
Must be of good moral character
Must have lab jacket and safety glasses, which can be purchased from our school.
This program is accredited by the New Jersey Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners.
Tuition includes Books, lab fee , dosimeter fee and registration fee. Tuition does not include Exam Fee, License Fee or fees for lab jacket and safety glasses.
During the clinical portion of the program you must be able to take a min. of 3 FMS using paralleling technique (54 films) and a min. of 16 exposures using bisecting angle technique. Students must provide their own clinical site and may use more than one site to complete their requirements.
This Class is Presented by The Institute for Continuing Education.
Our school is located at 7 Spielman Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004
(There is no public transportation in the evenings or weekends to the Fairfield location.)
This program can be attended as either a:
*LIVE INTERACTIVE Webinar:
Anyone attending via live webinar will need to come to the school approx. seven (7) times: to pick up books before the class starts, to take quizzes, midterm, and final and to do lab work. The syllabus which is provided the first day will list the specific dates and times. (These dates are subject to change)
Requirements to attend using the live webinar option:
- You will need a smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop computer to view it. If using a smartphone or tablet, it is best to have the app for the program on your device (i.e. Zoom, GoToWebinar).
- To verify your continued attendance during the class, you will need a microphone, webcam or the ability to type into the program’s live chat.
- Instructors or school personnel will take attendance periodically throughout the class.
- Instructors may call on participants.
- You may not receive your Certificate of Completion if we cannot verify your attendance.
Live webinar invitations are emailed to registered students as the course date nears with additional information. You will be using Canvas as a platform and Zoom for the live interactive webinars.
*An In-Person Class (Attend at Our School):
We follow all the CDC/State guidelines for vocational schools. Please refer to the homepage of our website.
All students must be ready to switch to Live Webinars if NJ changes the indoor attendance requirements, which can happen with very short notice.
All Students must have access to a computer as we use Canvas as a interactive learning tool platform.