Dental Radiation Safety

This course prepares employed dental staff to meet Virginia Board of Dentistry regulations for certification in dental radiation safety.

Dental Radiation Safety teaches techniques and devices for protection from ionizing radiation. This course discusses biological effects, cell sensitivity and the genetic effects of ionizing radiation. It includes practice of intraoral radiographic techniques. Students who successfully complete this workshop will be awarded a Certificate in Dental Radiation Safety. The minimum score for the certification test is 75%.

The lecture portion of the class is delivered online with the live clinical on the Wytheville Campus. 

Fall 2021 Schedule
August 23 - September 17 (online) with clinical date of Saturday, September 18.
October 18 - November 12 (online) with clinical date of Saturday, November 13.

Cost: $150

To register: Contact Jane Mitchell (276) 223-4820 or jmitchell@wcc.vccs.edu.

Local Anesthesia for the Practicing Hygienist

This course is offered to Virginia licensed and employed Hygienists and is designed to teach the participant management of pain control through the use of local anesthetic agents and the administration of nitrous oxide and oxygen sedation. This is a hybrid course with online portion running from September 20 through October 14. Clinical will be held on October 15 & 16 from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Tuition: $1,000.

To register: Contact Jane Mitchell (276) 223-4820 or jmitchell@wcc.vccs.edu. 

American Heart Association CPR 

Contact Lisa Lowe at (276) 223-4867 or llowe@wcc.vccs.edu

Veterinary Assisting for Small Animals


Cost: $175

This class will now be offered in a hybrid format. Lecture materials will be delivered online and 8 hours of lab time will be required. Labs will be scheduled mid-way through the course and the last week of the course. 

Spring 2022 - Online class will run from January 10 - February 24, 2022. Scheduled labs will be on Tuesdays & Thursdays, January 25 & 27 and February 22 & 24 from 12:00 - 2:00 PM. 
Space is limited to 10 participants.

Veterinary Assisting for Large Animals

Cost: $175
Spring 2022 Schedule: March 7 - April 14, 2022 (online portion) with labs on March 24 & April 14 from 12:00 - 4:00 PM.

Registration for the Veterinary Assisting classes: Contact Jane Mitchell at (276) 378-5214 or jmitchell@wcc.vccs.edu. 

Water & Wastewater Classes

Water Treatment
courses are designed  for those individuals who wish to sit for the Virginia State examinations, Level I - IV for water licenses. 

ENV 47 & ENV 147 Basic & Advanced Water Review Course
Spring 2022 Schedule: March 21 - 24, 2022 / Monday - Thursday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wytheville Campus / Snyder Auditorium

Wastewater Treatment courses are designed for those individuals who wish to sit for the Virginia State examinations, Level I - VI for wastewater licenses. 

ENV 40 & ENV 146 Basic & Advanced Wastewater Review Course
Spring 2022 Schedule: February 14 - 17, 2022 / Monday - Thursday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wytheville Campus / Snyder Auditorium

For  registration information: Contact Jane Mitchell at (276) 378-5214 orjmitchell@wcc.vccs.edu

All of the water & wastewater classes are 1-credit each. In-state tuition: $157.50. Out-of-state tuition: $355.10.


Basic Contractor Business Licensing Class


The Basic Contractor Business Licensing Class is required by DPOR for anyone seeking an A, B, or C license for the first time. If you are currently licensed and need to change your business type, it is recommended that you contact the Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR) at (804) 367-8511 for guidance. 

Fall 2021 Schedule
Saturday, December 11 / 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Crossroads Institute

Spring 2022 Schedule
Saturday, March 5, 2022 / 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Crossroads Institute


Cost: $195 (Includes books and materials). 

Registration: Contact Jane Mitchell: (276) 378-5214 or jmitchell@wcc.vccs.edu

 

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