Ohio CE Requirements


# CE Required: 12 credits

Renewal Period: Annually

Required Topics: Practice of dentistry and dental assisting, as described in DANB’s Recertification Requirements

OCDAC Certified Ohio Dental Assistant

Those holding the Certified Ohio Dental Assistant (CODA) certification administered by the Ohio Commission on Dental Assistant Certification (OCDAC) must recertify annually and meet the continuing education requirements established by OCDAC.

Dental X-Ray Machine Operator

# CE Required: 2 hours

Renewal Period: Every 2 years

Required Topics: Dental radiation technology

More Information: Ohio Administrative Code (4715-12-05)

Note: The DALE Foundation's DANB RHS Review course may be used to meet this requirement. The DALE Foundation is approved as a permanent sponsor of continuing education by the Ohio State Dental Board.

Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary

Note: EFDAs in Ohio are required to maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification through the American Red Cross, American Heart Association or the American Safety and Health Institute.