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Massachusetts Dental Assistant Licensure

All dental assistants, including certified assistants, expanded function dental assistants, formally trained assistants, and on-the-job trained assistants practicing dental assisting in Massachusetts must be licensed by the Board pursuant to statute and the Board of Regulation in Dentistry (BORID)’s regulations.

BORID Update

Overview of Registration Process

Continuing Education Requirements

New On-the-Job Trainees: What Is Required?

Initial Dental Assistant Licensure

Additional Requirements: On the-Job Trained Initial License Requirements

Additional Requirements: Formally Trained, Certified, and/or Expanded Function