Staff Contact:

Andrea J. Burney, APR

Director of  Public Relations



DANVILLE, VA, July 3, 2014 – Danville Community College will offer an online course on how to give local anesthesia. Taught by Danville dentist Dr. Jesse Wall the non-credit certificate course called, “Local Anesthesia? is geared to dental hygienists who have not received their license to give anesthesia (shots).

The four-week, non-credit course begins on September 1 and is accessed online using Blackboard, a web-based learning management system. The lab portion of the class will be held on Saturday, September 20, from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m., and on Saturday, September 27, from 8:30- 5:30 in DCC’s Foundation Hall. The course review and final exam will be given on September 28, at 2:00 p.m., in Foundation Hall.

Registration is being conducted now. The cost of the course is $800.00, plus the book; Handbook of Local Anesthesia, (Sixth Ed. ISBN 978-0-323-07413-1). For more information and to register, contact Lynn D. Turner, RDH, BSHS, DCC Site Coordinator/Dental Hygiene, at 434.797.6427 or click here.


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