National Board for Certification - National Association of Dental Laboratories
Certified Dental Technician
8201 Greensboro Drive, Suite 300, McLean VA 22102
Certification is the process of assessing a dental technician's knowledge and applied skill level necessary to perform the tasks required of a dental technician. The skill standard,based upon this knowledge and applied skill, is the level required to perform successfully and is the baseline for certification testing. Once the dental technician successfully passes the examination, they are then considered a Certified Dental Technician and issued the CDT designation.
Work Experience Required? YesOral or Written Exam Required? Yes Renewal Required? Every 2 Year(s) Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)? YesDoes applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)? No