Assisting 101

Coronal Polishing
For Dental Assistants

For Dental Assistants, this 8-hour course meets the Coronal Polishing Certification requirements of the Georgia Board Of Dentistry. To provide students with a convenient and complete learning experience, this course will combine both online and in-person learning.

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why choose assisting 101 for coronal polishing certification?

  • Experienced Instructors:  Assisting 101 faculty have years of industry experience and been educators for numerous years.  
  • Customized Program: We work with your schedule. 
  • Great learning Experience: Lectures are completed through our online platform.  Our focus in classroom time is for you to gain extensive Hands-On training. 
  • Affordable Tuition Costs.
  • Sealant Placement Certification: Can be added easily. 
  • Group Discounts are available: Please contact us for more information. 

It's The Law!

In Georgia, Dental Assistants may only perform coronal polishing after completing a Board-approved course.

  • We offer our Coronal Polishing course throughout the year. You can find the schedule below.


  • For Groups of 8 or more we can come to you!  Email us at about scheduling this course for your dental office.
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Dental Assistant Eligibility

To be eligible to attend dental assistant must meet one of the following criteria:

  1. Be a graduate of a one (1) year accredited dental assisting program or a dental assisting program approved by the Board, or 
  2. Have been employed as a chair side assistant by a licensed dentist for a continuous twelve (12) month period within the previous three (3) years.  
  3. In addition, the candidate must have a high school diploma, or the equivalent thereof and proof of current CPR certification.

Course Details

This program offers 8 hours of clinical and didactic education required by the Georgia Board of Dentistry for certification in coronal polishing. 

Step 1: Register

Step 2: As soon as you register, you will receive access to our Online Learning Platform to start learning the academic information needed to complete the program. 

Step 3: Upon completion of the online portion, the hands-on training will be scheduled. Your certification will be awarded upon completion of both parts. 

If you have questions regarding coronal polishing, please contact our Administrative Assistant at to schedule an appointment with our Director. 


Expanded Duties

$ 589 One Time
  • Full EFDA/EDDA Course

Coronal Polishing

$ 259 One Time
  • Coronal Polishing Course

Ortho/Pedo Combo

$ 359 One Time
  • Coronal Polishing Course
  • Sealant Placement Only
None of those options work for you? That’s okay. Contact us to inquire about a customized payment plan.

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