College or Trades Program
These programs prepare students to clean teeth and apply preventive materials, provide oral health education and treatment counselling to patients, identify oral pathologies and injuries, and manage dental hygiene practices. They include courses in dental anatomy, microbiology, and pathology, dental hygiene theory and techniques, cleaning equipment operation and maintenance, dental materials, radiology, patient education and counselling, office management, supervised clinical training, and professional standards.
Institutions providing this program
- Dental Hygiene - Advanced Diploma
- Dental Hygiene - Bachelor