Apply for Advanced Practice Authorization
Dental assistants may be authorized for the following advanced practices:
You must hold a valid practice permit and be authorized by us before providing advanced practice dental assisting services. We have two pathways to advanced practice authorization:
Use this form to apply for authorization to practice an Advanced Practice if you completed an Approved Course or if you can demonstrate Substantial Equivalence.
These courses are Approved:
To demonstrate substantial equivalence, you must:
There are other factors that may impact your eligibility for advanced practice authorization. Check our applications and Registration Policies for details.
This information is subject to change at any time.