Dental Hygiene Center for Continuing Education Excellence

Dental Hygiene Center for Continuing Education Excellence

We understand. Clinicians like you want to expose themselves to dozens of interesting subjects, enjoy spending time in the classroom and learn the latest industry standards to keep your patients safe and healthy. Making sure you stay on track and getting training to keep your license current is where we come in. The Community College of Denver Dental Hygiene Continuing Education Program has the options, flexibility and support to let you truly experience continuing education excellence.


  • Stay up to date with the changing worlds of dentistry and dental hygiene by participating in our unique and challenging continuing education offerings.
  • Our courses are taught by expert clinicians and educators from the Denver metro area and around the country.
  • We offer a wide range of continuing education curricula for dentists, dental hygienists and other dental auxiliaries throughout the year. 
  • We provide evidence-based resources to help you and your practice offer the best care possible while also meeting your license renewal requirements.

Potential Course Topic Areas*

  • Local Anesthesia & Nitrous Oxide Training
  • Interim Therapeutic Restorations Training
  • Diode Laser Certification
  • Nitrous Oxide & Oxygen Sedation Update
  • Clinical Competency Update (for hygienists wishing to reinstate licenses only)

*In-person and hands-on curriculum will only be offered on an interest-driven basis with priority for essential skills curriculum.

Notice: During the 2022-23 academic year, some or all instructional formats may change due to an emergency situation affecting college operations, public safety, or public health, including the COVID-19 pandemic. Course fees are charged at the time of registration and will remain in place regardless of any changes in an instructional format. Course fees will not be refunded in the event the curriculum delivery format changes for any part of the 2022-23 academic year.

For more information, please contact our CE Coordinator, Rebecca McGruder


All of our course offerings fulfill the new Colorado State Board of Dentistry requirements for continuing education that went into effect March 1, 2016. 

Course & Program Fees

Laser Certification Course | $395

Silver Diamine Fluoride Curriculum | $50

Financial Aid Eligibility

 Scholarships and financial aid are not available for continuing education classes; however pricing is very reasonable and competitive with similar classes offered in the Denver area.