This certificate expands the scope of practice of a dental assistant to include monitoring of nitrous oxide and oxygen sedation. The course has been approved to meet the requirements for monitoring nitrous oxide and oxygen sedation for both Iowa and South Dakota. Participants are strongly advised to familiarize themselves with the laws and educational requirements for which they practice.

To register or if you have questions:

Pamela Ives
Admissions Representative
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
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Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $192.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $193.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated housing and meals: $3,825.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.

Required Classes for Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation Monitoring - Dental Assistant | Cert

DEA 830 RDA Nitrous Oxide Monitoring 1

Entrance Requirements

Submit your official high school/college transcripts to

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Kathy Pierce CDA, RDA, EFDA, BS
Dental Assisting Instructor
712.274.8733 Ext. 2341
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Kim Murphy CDA, RDA, BSDH
Dental Assisting Instructor
712.274.8733 Ext. 2752
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Teri Peterson DNP, MSN, RN
Associate Dean - Health Sciences
Sioux City Campus, Room L314