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.
Students must attend all classes.
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 dental experience -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 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. You must be able to attend all classes.
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.
This Class is Presented by The Institute for Continuing Education
Day programs: Weekdays are 9:00 am – 3:00 pm – Held in Fairifeld only
Evening programs: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Held in Fairfield only
Sundays in Fairfield 9:00am to 1:00pm.
Saturdays in Fairfield 9:00am to 1:00pm
Sundays in Edison , 9:00am to 3:00pm (The first day of this class is held in Fairfield as well as 2 additional dates which you will receive at orientation on the first day of class)
Classes are offered in 2 locations: Fairfield (7 Spielman Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004) and Hilton Garden Inn Edison-Raritan Center
50 Raritan Center Parkway, Edison, NJ 08837
All Edison classes must attend 3 classes in Fairfield, one of which is the first day of class.
(There is no public transportation in the evenings or weekends to the Fairfield location)