Online Local Anesthesia Course

DHYG 4033 - Local Anesthesia and Pain Control course for licensed dental hygienists

This online course is designed to instruct students in the art and science of local anesthesia. The course encompasses pre-anesthetic evaluation of the patient, management of the medically compromised patient, physiology and pharmacology of local anesthetics, and the management of medical emergencies.

The course is 8 weeks of didactic, online learning (24 hours) and one day (8 hours) of clinical practice. Students are expected to be in the ULM Dental Hygiene Clinic during the final day for the clinical portion.

Instructor: Amanda Richardson

Required textbook:
Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienist, 3rd  ed.
Author: Demetra Logothetis, RDH, MS,  
(ISBN # 9780323718561) (ebook ISBN: 9780323733724)
*Print edition or e-book acceptable.


Attire: 

  • Wear scrubs
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Lab jacket
  • Safety glasses
  • All other necessary materials are provided for the lab. 
     

Course Price: $1,200.00

In order to register for this course, participants must provide a copy of their Dental Hygiene License and CPR card. Both should be sent to Continuing Education and Professional Development at ced@ulm.edu. Once received, participants will be contacted to complete registration. 

Upcoming Local Anesthesia Course Dates: 
 

Class Dates:
Monday, August 12, 2024
-
Saturday, October 05, 2024
Instructor
Amanda Richardson

Location:
Caldwell Hall 218
Schedule: Meets from
12:00AM
to
12:00AM

8-week, online didactic portion and onsite clinicals October 4-5, 2024.

Includes
Instruction
Price
$1,200.00
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Class Dates:
Monday, January 06, 2025
-
Saturday, March 01, 2025
Instructor
Amanda Richardson

Location:
Caldwell Hall 218
Schedule: Meets from
12:00AM
to
12:00AM

8-week, online didactic portion and onsite clinical February 28 - March 1, 2025.

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Instruction
Price
$1,200.00
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Class Dates:
Monday, March 10, 2025
-
Friday, May 02, 2025
Instructor
Amanda Richardson

Location:
Caldwell Hall 218
Schedule: Meets from
12:00AM
to
12:00AM

8-week, online didactic portion and onsite clinical May 1-2, 2025.

Includes
Instruction
Price
$1,200.00
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