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Continuing Education

Refer to Administrative Rules Den 403

  • One CEU shall be given for each hour of attendance at lectures, seminars, and meetings. For each hour of attendance at clinical or laboratory participatory courses, 2 CEUs shall be given. Successful completion of an entire course or segment of a course shall be required to receive continuing education credit for that course.
  • The CEUs completed during the 2 years preceding April 1st of even numbered years shall conform to the criteria identified throughout the rules.
  • All dental hygienists with an active New Hampshire license shall complete a minimum of 20 CEUs of continuing education per biennium. At least 15 CEUs shall be earned in clinical dental care subjects, including successful completion of a BLS-HCP course given by an American Heart Association, Red Cross, National Safety Counsel, or American Safety and Health Institute qualified instructor. Effective April 1, 2016, a licensee shall be certified in BLS-HCP (basic life support for healthcare providers).
  • All dentists with an active New Hampshire license shall complete a minimum of 40 CEUs of continuing education per biennium. At least 30 CEUs shall be earned in clinical dental care subjects, including successful completion of a BLS-HCP course given by an American Heart Association, Red Cross, National Safety Counsel, or American Safety and Health Institute qualified instructor. Effective April 1, 2016, a licensee shall be certified in BLS-HCP (basic life support for healthcare providers).
New Hampshire Board of Dental Examiners
121 South Fruit Street | Concord, NH 03301-2412
Telephone: (603) 271-4561 | Fax: (603) 271-6702