Dental Hygiene Pit and Fissure Sealant Certificate

Division: Health Science


The Dental Hygiene Pit and Fissure Sealant Certificate offers a curriculum that provides the student with the appropriate academic instruction to achieve eligibility for the National Board of Dental Hygiene Examiners written examination, and the Western Regional Examining Board Examination (WREB) for licensure as a Registered Dental Hygienist, qualifying the candidate as stipulated in the California Dental Practice Act. A Certificate of Completion of Pit and Fissure Sealant shall be issued after a student has achieved all procedures to clinical competency and successful passed the courses. The Dental Board of California set forth the requirements and the California Code of Regulations of 16 CCR 107.3.

Semester 1 (5 units):
DH 109 CPre-Clinical Dental Hygiene5
Semester 2 (8.5 units):
DH 110 CClinical Dental Hygiene7
DH 116 CDental Materials - Hygienists2.5
Total Units14.5