Catawba Valley Community College (CVCC) is offering the Community Dental Health Coordinator Course. The Community Dental Health Coordinator (CDHC) is a new member of the dental team who fills an important role whether working with a health center or private practice. The CDHC can perform clinical preventive services and community-based outreach duties. The CDHC program provides Dental Assistants II, Certified Dental Assistants (CDA), or Registered Dental Hygienists (RDH) an opportunity to expand their skills with a practical and theoretical basis for assisting in the reduction of disparities in dental health. 

This course is completely online and runs from November 4, 2019 – August 4, 2020. Anyone interested in attending this course should visit CDHCatCVCC for more detailed information including application requirements and course schedule. You may also contact, Dental Hygiene Department Head at CVCC.