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Overview of the Minimal & Moderate
Sedation Standards

CDSBC presented an Overview of the Minimal and Moderate Sedation Standards during the Thompson Okanagan Dental Society's annual meeting. The presentation was filmed and the video has been published as an educational resource and online course.

This presentation focuses on the safe administration of sedation in dental practices and outlines the requirements set out in the Minimal and Moderate Sedation Standards (PDF).

*Please note
that this course does not qualify registrants to administer sedation.   

The course is available to view free of charge. Registrants who would like one continuing education (CE) self-study credit must successfully complete and submit the post test (applicable fee + taxes) to CDSBC. 


  • Michael Henry, DDS, Certified Specialist (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery) 
  • Krista Fairweather, BSc, RN, CDSBC Sedation Program Coordinator

Presentation (running time 31:41)

Download a copy of the Overview of the Minimal & Moderate Sedation Standards presentation slides (PDF)

Click here to launch the post test and earn your CE credits >>

*This course does not qualify registrants to administer sedation. Registrants must complete educational requirements and have certification in order to utilize sedation. Registrants who administer moderate sedation must be approved and registered with the College. Click here for more information about sedation qualifications and registration >>