The Pattison Institute videos offer a convenient and effective way to obtain continuing education credits. Continuing education credits may be earned after viewing the videos, purchasing the written summary of the desired lesson, and taking a multiple choice test. Once you have completed and submitted the test, a certificate of credit hours will be issued by the Western Society of Periodontology.
Continuing education courses includes:
Over 13 hours of detailed video lessons by Anna M. Pattison RDH, MS
23 comprehensive lessons that review skills with clear demonstrations
Access to videos 24 hours a day anywhere you have internet
Continuing Education Credit granted by the Western Society of Periodontology
How to receive your continuing education credit:
First you must subscribe to Pattison Institute by clicking the Subscribe button below.
Next select the Test(s) you would like to take from the list below.
You can purchase any or all of these Multiple Choice Tests at the time of sign up or at any time during your membership.
For each Test that you select, you will receive an email with a link to the Multiple Choice Test(s).
You must complete the Test(s) and submit by email, regular mail or FAX to Pattison Institute.
A successful pass requires a score of at least 70 %.
You can take the Test(s) at your leisure and you may retake the Test(s) as many times as you like, at no additional charge, until you pass.
Upon passing the Test(s), your certificate of continuing education credits will be mailed to you from the Western Society of Periodontology within 3 weeks.
Your Test Options:
Pattison Institute Annual Membership (Prerequisite)
Test for Periodontal Probes, Testing for Mobility, and Furcation Probes ( 2½ hours of credit )
Test for the ODU 11/12 Explorer ( 2 hours of credit )