Courses Fulfilling Minnesota's Mandatory and Core Subject Areas

Mandatory and core competency subject categories are required each biennial cycle for Minnesota licensees.

For additional information, view this document from the Minnesota Board of Dentistry.

Infection control is a mandatory category.

Core subject areas include:

  • record keeping,
  • ethics,
  • patient communication,
  • management of medical emergencies, and
  • diagnosis and treatment planning (optional for DH and DA).

The following courses meet the Minnesota professional development mandatory and core subject areas:

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

25th Annual Ski & Learn: Park City, Utah

Advanced Composite Restorations: A Hands-on Program

Be SMART: Improve Your Practice with Silver Diamine Fluoride and Glass Ionomer Cement—A Seminar and Hands-on Workshop

Dental Implants: Site Preparation to Complications

Duluth 2019: Innovative Periodontics & Effective Solutions for the Boomer Generation

Evaluate, Diagnose and Treat the Most Common TMJ Problems: A Hands-on Workshop

Implant Supported Prosthesis Utilizing the All-on-4TM Treatment Concept: A Hands-on Program

In-office Non-surgical Periodontal Therapy Implementation & Calibration: A Customized Program

Miniresidency in Cone Beam CT Imaging

Miniresidency in Digital Dentistry & The Dental Tech Crunch

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Miniresidency in Pediatric Dentistry

New Materials, Technologies & Laser Training

Office Oral Surgery: A Guided Experience for the General Dentist

Pediatric Caries Prevention and Management for the Dental Team

Protocols in Panoramic Radiographic Interpretation

Three-appointment Dentures: A Hands-on Workshop

Ethics

Age-friendly Dentistry: New Realities in Geriatric Care

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Spring Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Winter Dental Assistants' Seminar: A Super-charged Saturday

Winter Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Infection Control

Age-friendly Dentistry: New Realities in Geriatric Care

Fall Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Dental Equipment Maintenance, Repair & Safety: A Hands-on Workshop for the Dental Team

Get it Done Day 2019

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Spring Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Winter Dental Assistants' Seminar: A Super-charged Saturday

Management of Medical Emergencies

Fall Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Get it Done Day 2019

Local Anesthesia: A Hands-on Training Program

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Nitrous Oxide-based Sedation Training: Pediatric & Adult Patients with Special Health Care Needs

Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Inhalation Sedation: A Training Program

Office Oral Surgery: A Guided Experience for the General Dentist

Restorative Expanded Functions: An 80-hour Training Program

Spring Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Winter Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Patient Communication

13th Annual Robert J. Feigal Symposium: Out-of-the-box Thinking in Pediatric Dentistry

Age-friendly Dentistry: New Realities in Geriatric Care

Building a Dental Home Network for Children with Special Health Care Needs

Dental Hygiene and the Transforming Healthcare EnvironmentGet it Done Day 2019

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Peri-implant Conditions & Diseases: Assess, Manage, Treat & Refer

Winter Dental Assistants' Seminar: A Super-charged Saturday

Winter Mandatory & Core Training for the Entire Dental Team

Your Healthier Mind, Body & Spirit: A Day for Dental Hygienists and Dental Therapists

Recordkeeping

Age-friendly Dentistry: New Realities in Geriatric Care

Be SMART: Improve Your Practice with Silver Diamine Fluoride and Glass Ionomer Cement—A Seminar and Hands-on Workshop

Get it Done Day 2019

Miniresidency in Geriatrics and Long-term Care for the Dental Team

Risk Management Through Recordkeeping: Applying Minnesota’s Minimum Recordkeeping Standards 

Two-day Dental MBA: Essentials for Your Business and Financial Wellbeing