A: You can only access your CE points through the MDA (Manitoba Dentist Association) website @ www.manitobadentist.ca.
A: The MDA is the regulatory body of the MDAA. The MDA maintains a continuing education transcript for each registered member based on the information submitted to the MDA.
You can view your transcript at www.manitobadentist.ca.
A: You must obtain a minimum of 36 credit hours during a three year cycle.
A: No, if you obtain more than 36 credit hours in a cycle they are not carried forward.
A: Yes, you are required to take a minimum of 2 credit hours in an approved infection prevention and control activity or programme during a three year cycle.
You are also required to have a valid CPR certificate.
A: The MDAA offers CE sessions throughout the year, offering at least one infectious control lecture during the year.
You may also find a list of recommended self study courses at https://www.manitobadentist.ca/professional-forms-ce.cfm.
A: Yes, according to the Bylaw for Continuing Education of Dental Assistants Section IX, 1. a. credit hours are available for participation in non-clinical dental education programs such as practice management, personal development, general nutrition and other profession-related general interest topics.
*a maximum of 12 hours per cycle
A: Licensing deadline is April 30th of each year. Your payment options:
1) $220.00 paid in full April 30th
2) $120.00 Instalment plan - paid April 30th
$120.00 Instalment plan - paid Sept 15th
*Total for Instalment plan would be $240.00
A: You have to obtain your Letter of Good Standing from the Manitoba Dental Association (MDA).