Florida Board of Dentistry FAQs on Dental Assisting in Florida
You can find the FAQS on Florida not accepting any other states Dental Assistant Certifications or DANB Certification on the Florida Board of Dentistry Website.
Florida Board of Dentistry » Dental Assistant/Expanded Duties FAQs- Licensing, Renewals & Information (floridasdentistry.gov)
Please Note: Florida REQUIRES dental assistants to have their EFDA and Dental Radiology from a Florida Board of Dentistry Approved school, which Academy for Dental Assistants is, Approved Providers of the Florida Board of Dentistry, they do not accept any other states certifications.
Florida does not accept or require DANB Certification (CDA’s) from the Dental Assistant National Board unless you had your DANB – CDA prior to 2009, you will be grandfathered in.
Note: The Board of Dentistry does not issue licenses to Dental Assistants; however, for a list of Board approved expanded duty/Dental Radiography Programs please visit the Helpful Links section of our Resources page.