Objectifs du programme

To be able to work towards improving and maintaining the oral health of the population and undertake the role of dental health educator. Treatment and prevention.

Durée de la formation

Spécifique (heures)Totale (heures)

Total length of training includes general training that is common to all programs for 420 hours, general training for this program for 150 hours as well as complementary general training courses for 90 hours.

Duration of training consists of theory and lab work for courses; personal time that the student invests is excluded.

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
00L6 To analyze the occupation
00L7 To apply universal precautions
00L8 To apply health and safety measures
00L9 To perform administrative tasks in relation to the job environment
00LA To examine the normal structures and functions of the head and neck
00LB To make connections between health history and dental hygiene treatments
00LC To detect oral diseases
00LD To produce radiographs of the oral cavity
00LE To be able to communicate in a professional manner with the client and the work team
00LF To make connections between nutrition and oral health
00LG To develop a preventive treatment plan
00LH To inform the client of possible treatments
00LJ To educate the client about preventive measures related to oral health
00LK To perform periodontal procedures
00LL To perform selective polishing
00LM To perform procedures related to prosthodontics
00LN To contribute to orthodontic treatments
00LP To perform restorative dentistry
00LQ To intervene in the area of preventive dental health
Number of hours allotted to specific training: 1180

Conditions d'admission et préalables

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. V Chemistry – Secondary V Chemistry (551504)

Organismes scolaires offrant le programme

Collège J/S
Cégep John Abbott

Formation(s) connexe(s)

Assistance dentaire
Soins infirmiers
Techniques d'inhalothérapie

Salaire moyen

Hygiéniste dentaire — 31,00 $

Appellation(s) d'emploi

Hygiéniste dentaire

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Professions visées

Dental hygienists and dental therapists (3222)

Relation avec le marché du travail

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