X-ray California Radiation Health & Safety License

Dental Board of California Approval provider #X004b 

MANDATORY for all RDA Applicants to receive a license. This course will provide x-ray certification training covering multiple exposure techniques. The course includes classroom and clinical training of x-ray safety, film exposure with traditional film as well as digital techniques, training, endodontic, bisecting and parallel techniques, processing, and critiquing of films.

Receive a DSI tote bag with your registration

All course supplies are provided!

Patients will be required after participants have successfully learned the techniques on an x-ray Dexter manikin. 

Proof of Basic life support (BLS/CPR): All participants involved in the direct provision of patient care must be certified in basic life support procedures, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Re-certification intervals may not exceed two years. Completion of 8-hour infection control and 2 hours of the Dental Practice Act or concurrently enrolled in our COMBO course.

Patient number one, two, and three will be done at your workplace. The fourth patient is needed for the final exam. Three of you're four patients may be Digital. The course is structured to meet the criteria set forth by the Dental Board for the operation of dental radiographic equipment in California. You do not have to be an RDA to take this course. Although to receive a license, this is a required course. As a dental assistant, you can take x-rays if you have successfully passed this course. You will receive your certificate upon successful completion of the course final. 32+hours of CE credit: DBC Category 1

Online video participation during enrollment.


Photographing, recording, or videotaping any Dental Specialties Institute's program is not allowed without advance written permission From time to time, a photographer may be present and taking photographs of various courses, instructors, and attendees for marketing and advertising purposes. Participants not wishing to be photographed should inform the course director, photographer.


Program Type: Classroom


Registration Fee:

Regular Price: $750.00

Discounted Price: $700.00

ZOOM Presentation
September 10th, 2022
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Group 1 - Lab
September 17th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Group 2 - Lab
September 18th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Group 1 - Lab
October 15th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Group 2 - Lab
October 16th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exam - (Group 1)
November 12th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exam - (Group 2)
November 13th, 2022
9:00 am - 5:00 pm