A-dec dental education and learning

Moving Dentistry Forward, Together.

During these challenging times, it's important that we continue to share knowledge, communication, and human connection.

A-dec is working to adapt to how we can continue to support you and your business wherever we can. We'd like to let you know about the curriculum and training we are able to offer at this time to keep moving dentistry forward.

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Online Dental CE Courses

Online Dental CE Courses: Expand Your Professional Knowledge

A-dec dental continuing education provides online CE courses and credits for dentists and their staff. Learn more about class offerings below:

Women in dentistry dental CE

Women in Dentistry: Design for Success

This virtual, live class is created for female dentists planning to design a dental practice.

You will gain the confidence and knowledge to develop a new office design plan and unique practice vision that sets you apart from your competition.

Watch this video for a sneak peek of what to expect.

Date: December 11, 2020
Cost: $75
3 hour CE credits

Love where you work - design your dream dental office

Love Where You Work: How to Design Your Dream Dental Office

You'll learn dental office design and planning tips from Dr. Jacque Russo, RN, DDS, a dentist and designer. This course will take you on a journey to help you understand why your office design matters, and how it can impact a patient's experience and loyalty.

Cost: Free
1 hour CE credit

Due to COVID-19, the classes below are not currently available. Check back later in the year for availability. Thank you.

Start-Up: Dental Design

Learn the financial possibilities and what you need to know to design your first dental practice.

Centered on proven business principles, this one-and-a-half day class with keynote speaker Trent Watrous, delivers straight talk on topics from profitability and cash flow to taxation.

10 hours CE credit

Dental CE for start up business
Dental office design dental CE

Dream It —Be It: Dental Design

This all-encompassing one-and-a-half day class is created for seasoned doctors practicing 7+ years, designing a second or third dental practice.

You will gain the financial and functional knowledge to make your dream practice a reality.

10 hours CE credit

As I sat in your conference last week I realized that I am living proof of what Dr. Tholen and A-dec are presenting. I'm building a wonderful facility with A-dec's help and witnessing incredible results.
Dr. Richard Francis
Springville Dentistry
Springville, Utah, USA

The Foundations Seminar: Starting a Dental Practice

Created for early career dentists, recent graduates, or associates looking to start their own practice.

Dr. Chad Edwards, DDS, and Trent Watrous, Dental CPA, offer foundational business knowledge in the critical areas you must understand as a future business owner. You'll finish this two-day seminar with a complete, personalized business plan in hand.

12 hours CE credit

Dentist attending dental CE
"With the quality and confidence of values from the traditional core of A-dec and the guidance and expertise from the Dental Business Academy, I have been able to see my dream practice transform from concept to reality."
Dr. Chris Auyong
Christopher Auyong
Smile Moderne
CA, USA
A-dec Dental CE Dental Office Design

Inspiring Success: Expand Your Practice Vision

Created for established dentists planning to relocate, build or move into a new lease space.

This one-and-a-half-day program offers practical steps and valuable insight to create an optimal practice design, and discuss common pitfalls in a remodeling or construction project.

8 hours CE credit

Additional Educational Resources

For general information about equipping your practice for success, request your complimentary What to Look for When Buying Dental Equipment guide.

For technical studies, see A-dec White Papers.

If you’d like product, maintenance or technical information about A-dec dental equipment, dental cabinets, dental handpieces and more, visit the A-dec Resource Center.

A-dec Partner Training

If you’re looking for dealer sales or technical training, go to A-dec Accelerate, A-dec's partner training website for a list of available courses.