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Continuing Education for Dentists and Dental Hygienists
Dentistry CE
AGD Accredited Continuing Education for Dentists, Dental Hygienists, and other Dental Professionals

Texas Dental CE

Our Dentistry Membership guarantees unlimited Dental CE access for Texas dentists, dental hygienists and registered dental assistants for one low annual cost!

AchieveCE is a nationally approved Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit by the Academy of General Dentistry (Provider ID #386503). It is also accredited by the Florida Board of Dentistry (Provider #50-20641) and Dental Board of California (Provider #RP5822).

$97 Annual Membership

Unlimited
CEs

Get 24/7 access to our entire Dental CE library 

Learn
Anytime

Self-paced learning with CEs available on demand 

Study
Anywhere

Learn on the go by taking courses online 

Texas Dentist

Total Hours Required:

24 hours

Next Renewal Date:

30th day after the date the license is issued

Required Courses:

  • Human Trafficking approved by the executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (no hour requirement)
  • 2 hours in prescribing and monitoring controlled substances for DEA permit holders
  • 4 hours in pain management for direct patient care practitioners
  • At least 16 hours of coursework must be either technical or scientific as related to clinical care. 
  • Each licensee shall complete the jurisprudence assessment every four (4) years. Completion of the TSBDE Jurisprudence Assessment may not be considered in the 24-hour requirement.

Note: A maximum of 8 hours can be completed online

Texas Dental Hygienist

Total Hours Required:

24 hours

Next Renewal Date:

30th day after the date the license is issued

Required Courses:

  • 12 hours on laser utilization (in-person)
  • Human Trafficking approved by the executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (no hour requirement)
  • At least 16 hours of coursework must be either technical or scientific as related to clinical care (hands on).

Note: Maximum of 8 hours can be completed online

Texas Registered Dental Assistant

Total Hours Required:

12 hours

Next Renewal Date:

30th day after the date the license is issued

Required Courses:

  • Human Trafficking approved by the executive commissioner of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (no hour requirement)
  • At least 6 hours of coursework must be either technical or scientific as related to clinical care (hands on).

Note: A minimum of 6 hours can be completed online.

Additional Information

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) training may be used towards continuing education hours.
  • For more information, please contact the Texas Board of Dentistry at (512) 463-6400, or visit their website.