This hybrid workshop is specifically designed for practicing dental assistants to meet the Virginia Board of Dentistry's regulations for certification in dental radiation safety and hygiene. You will study techniques and devices for protection from ionizing radiation, cell sensitivity and the genetic effects of ionizing radiation. Get hands-on practice with intra-oral radiographic techniques. After successfully completing this workshop, you will be awarded a Certificate in Dental Radiation Safety. This course meets the requirements of the Virginia Board of Dentistry, and is being taught by an instructor of an accredited dental hygiene program. Participants must complete pre-work prior to class start date.