Dental Assistant Training Requirements and Programs Utah

State specific dental assistant training requirements and programs for Utah, including links to important governing body websites and course providers.  Find dental assistant schools in Utah.

Utah has only has one type of Dental Assistant

  1. Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Dental Assistants in Utah are not licensed, but they must maintain a current CPR card.

In addition, dental assistants may not take x-rays unless they meet one of the following requirements:

Must complete a dental assisting course accredited by the ADA Commission on Dental Accreditation

OR

Pass one of the following examinations:

  • the DANB Radiation Health and Safety Examination (RHS)
  • a radiology exam approved by the Board

Helpful Links:

You may find additional information through these links to your state’s official dental board page, or one of our sponsors.

Utah Dentist and Dental Hygienist Practice Act Rule – http://www.dopl.utah.gov/laws/R156-69.pdf