Orthodontic Retainer (Hawley) Online Training Course / 90 Days Access / 28 CE Credits
Item #: 270-051
Continuing Education Credits
This course includes free Continuing Eduction (CE) submission to the National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology (NBC). To receive CE credit, you must complete the work listed in the last chapter of this course and then submit a series of digital photographs to our instructors. Once approved, you will be able to download and print a letter and certificate of course completion.
|Validity:||Credits are valid during your one-year renewal cycle.*|
3a. Ball Clasp (12min. 50sec.)3b. Arrow Clasp (9min. 24sec.)3c. Circumferential Clasp (13min. 29sec.)3d. Adams Clasp (24min. 43sec.)3e. Occlusal Rest (7min. 28sec.)
5a. Salt & Pepper Acrylic Technique (10min. 42sec.)5b. Premix Acrylic Method (6min. 53sec.)5c. Biostar/MiniSTAR Process (10min. 38sec.)5d. Light Cure VLC Technique (6min. 14sec.)
You will receive immediate and unlimited access to this course for 90 days at our online portal. Important: The course will only be accessible when logged into your Great Lakes ecommerce account using the email address you used to purchase the course.
Some wire bending experience is recommended. To ensure a successful learning experience, you are strongly encouraged to take this course prior to the Orthodontic Retainer:
- Ortho-Lab Wire Bending Course (Click Here)
Materials & Equipment Checklist
To take this course you will need:
Maxillary and mandibular stone models possessing a relatively ideal dental alignment.
To order models: Click Here
- Safety Glasses
- Ball Clasps
- Arrow Clasps
- Stainless Steel or Duraloy Wire (.028", .030", .032”)
- Serrated #134 Pliers
- Three Prong Pliers
- Lab Wire Cutters
- Jarabak Pliers
- Special Adjusting Pliers #239
- Model Holder (optional)
- Torch & Wax
- Wax Spatula
- Biocryl Resin (1lb. Kits)
- Great Lakes Pressure Pot
- Handpiece & Burs
- Finishing Equipment (Dental Lathe, Splash Pans, Polishes)
Before you purchase access to this course, please make sure your computer and Internet connection meet our minimum system requirements. The best way to verify this is to watch one of our free courses prior to purchasing this paid course. You must be connected to the Internet at all times during video playback.