A-dec dental CE

Moving Dentistry Forward, Together.

For more than 50 years, A-dec has been more than just a manufacturer of high-quality dental equipment. As part of the larger dental community, we are committed to improving the lives of doctors, their staffs, their patients—and the industry as a whole.

Our mission is to continually move dentistry forward; it’s demonstrated in A-dec’s strong commitment to education. Knowledge powers success, and we enthusiastically share timely information, trends and best practices with doctors, dealers, and educators alike.

By creating long-term partnerships through education, A-dec provides doctors with the resources and support to build and maintain a successful dental practice.

A-dec CE Courses: Expand Your Professional Knowledge

A-dec Continuing Education provides CE classes and credits for dentists in all stages of their careers.

A variety of topics and programs are offered throughout the year at the A-dec Headquarters in Newberg, Oregon and other U.S. and Canadian locations. Learn more about class and seminar offerings below:
A-dec Dental CE Dental Office Design

Inspiring Success: Expand Your Practice Vision

Learn how to expand your practice vision with dental office design leader, author, editor and speaker, Dr. Mark Tholen, DDS, MBA. This expanded two-day program covers topics ranging from space planning and operatory flow to practitioner health.

8 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

Starting a Dental Practice: The Foundations Seminar

Dream of owning your own practice? Having well-defined plans and a clear financial picture are essential for success.

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

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

Discover how to envision, plan and build your ideal dental office with insights gleaned from successful dentist/designer Jacque Russo, DDS.

This one-hour online course will help you understand what you need to know to create the dental office of your dreams - all from the convenience of your home or office.

1 hour CE credit (online course)

Dental CE attendees create dental office design

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.