Dental Hygiene Boot Camp

June 27, 2022
8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Perry Health Sciences Campus

Exploring the dental field? The Boot Camp, which is taught by Wake Tech faculty and students, is the perfect opportunity to have a hands-on experience with the profession of Dental Hygiene.

  • Learn the differences between the professions of Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting.
  • Discover what it takes to be successful in school and the profession¬†after graduation
  • Speak with current students about the program
  • Rotate through stations with hands-on activities¬†experiencing various topics
    • Infection control
    • Vital signs (blood pressure)
    • X-rays
    • Polishing
    • Sealants
    • Instrumentation on a manikin
  • Observe demonstrations on various topics
    • Ultrasonic scaling
    • Local anesthesia

Age to participate: Attendees must be at least 15 years old to participate in the camp.

Number of participants: The course has been designed for 30 participants. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration forms and payment must be received by the deadline to have a completed registration. We will post an announcement on this page if the course reaches capacity prior to the deadline.

Confirmation: An email will be sent one week before the course to all participants with additional information and an exact room location.

Cost: $25 (non-refundable, non-transferable), includes lunch

Registration and payment: Accepted from Tuesday, May 31, through Monday, June 20

Payments: Those registered can pay in person or by mail. Cash, credit card, check or money order are accepted. Checks and money orders should be made payable to Wake Technical Community College.

In-person payments can be made at the following locations:

  • Dental Hygiene Clinic
    2901 Holston Lane, Raleigh
    Building B, 2nd Floor, patient reception area
  • Cashier's Office
    2901 Holston Lane, Raleigh
    Building A

Payments by mail can be sent to the following address:

  • Wake Tech Community College
    Dental Hygiene Dept. for Boot Camp
    2901 Holston Lane
    Raleigh, NC 27610

Future camp: Friday, November 4, 2022

Contact the following people with questions: