Dental Technician Quality Assurance

In accordance with the Health Professions Act, all BC health professions must establish a Quality Assurance Program (QAP). 

The British Columbia College of Oral Health Professionals meets this HPA requirement through two components: 

  1. Continuing Education – Registered Dental Technicians are required to continue their learning throughout their career by accumulating a number of education credits for each three-year cycle. 
  2. Self-Assessment Questionnaire – Registered Dental Technicians will be randomly selected to complete a questionnaire that is designed to identify ways to improve their professional practice. 

Registrants who do not meet Quality Assurance Program requirements will be unable to renew their registration.

As of September 1, 2022 – the College of Dental Hygienists of BC, College of Dental Surgeons of BC, College of Dental Technicians of BC, College of Denturists of BC becomes…