Application of Dental Sealants and Topical Fluoride

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*Registration payment includes Credit Cards and Interfund Transfers ONLY.

Target Audience

Dental Assistants and all other interested dental professionals


Ongoing, self-paced workshop. Method of participation: Audio/graphics instruction, post-test, and evaluation.

This program is designed to teach you the rationale, benefits and use for dental sealants, as well as review the history and types of dental sealants. At the end of this program you will be able to describe the procedure for the proper placement for sealants including the following: prepping, isolation, etching, rinsing, application, curing and evaluating.

Estimated time to complete this educational activity: 2 hours

Renewal Date: March 23, 2018
Valid Thru: March 23, 2021
Original Release Date: January 15, 2015

Faculty Disclosure Announcement
The Faculty and Planning Committee Members have NO relevant financial or other significant relationships with industry/commercial supporters to disclose:

Karen Ledford, RDH, BS

System Requirements
Participants who are interested in taking this eLearning course, please go to our system requirements page for more information and to test your computer and the network your computer will be on prior to registering for the class.

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers are an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at

The North Carolina Area Health Education Centers designates this activity for up to 2.0 hours of continuing education credits.

Dental Institutions providing dental education have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In doing so, some information or presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. The Charlotte AHEC office acknowledges that there is potential risk to participants using limited knowledge when incorporating new techniques and procedures into their practices, especially when the continuing education program has not provided them with supervised clinical experience in the techniques or procedures to ensure that they have attained competence. Sponsorship of continuing education courses by the Charlotte AHEC office does not imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, product or procedure by this institution.

Disclosure Statement/Conflict of Interest:
In accordance with the ADA CERP Standard V., everyone involved in planning or presenting this educational activity will be required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests and this information will be made available to participants at the start of the activity. As a continuing education provider, the Charlotte AHEC office is responsible for ensuring the content, quality and scientific integrity of all continuing dental education activities for which credit is provided. The Charlotte AHEC office is also responsible for taking steps to protect against and/or disclose any conflict of interest of the faculty/instructors presenting those courses.


  • Define the rationale, benefits and use for dental sealants
  • Review the history and types of dental sealants
  • Detail the procedure for the proper placement for sealants including the following: prepping, isolation, etching, rinsing, application, curing, and evaluating


Maria E Velez, MFA CHCP


Mar 23, 2018 - Mar 23, 2021
12:00 AM - 11:55 PM
Mar 23, 2018 - Mar 23, 2021
Check-In Time
12:00 AM
2.00 - ADA CERP
Online Learning
This online workshop will provide a basic introduction to the structures of the oral cavity. Upon completion, you should be able to demonstrate knowledge of normal oral structures and development, and how they relate to the practice of dental assisting.
Mar 23, 2018 - Mar 23, 2021
Online Learning
Registration fee