IV Conscious Sedation Certification

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Contact us at cdesed@ualberta.ca or 780-492-1894 for any questions or concerns. Course information, prerequisites, policies, and fees are provided below.

Session Schedule

Session 1

  • September 7-8, 2024 in Edmonton
  • January 25, 2025 at PMA St. Albert + March 8, 2025 in Edmonton

Session 2a

  • October 19-22, 2024 in Edmonton
  • March 9-12, 2025 in Edmonton

Session 2b

  • October 22, 2024 in Edmonton
  • April 15, 2025 in Edmonton

Session 3

  • November 12-17, 2024 in Edmonton
  • December 14-19, 2024 in Edmonton
  • February 18-19, 2025 in Edmonton
  • May 3-8, 2025 in Edmonton

Dates may be subject to change.

Payment Schedule

Installments are due 3 months prior to each session.

  • Session 1 Installment: $3,200
  • Session 2 Installment: $7,000
  • Session 3 Installment: $14,500 (if splitting the installment, both payments are due the same day).

The total cost of this program (not including the RDA Fee or precordial stethoscope) is $24,700.


  • DDS/DMD degree and active practicing license from your dental regulatory authority
  • Letter of Good Standing from your current dental regulatory authority
  • Current Heart & Stroke Foundation CPR certificate (only Heart and Stroke Foundation CPR accepted, due to corresponding ACLS training and certification through the Foundation)
  • Copies required following registration.

Complementary Sedation Assistant Certification

It is very strongly recommended that your assistants attend Session 3. 

  • Accompanying dental assistants (RDA/RDH) can register for the Sedation Assistants Certification Program (SAC) for free.
  • Level C or Healthcare Provider CPR certificate required for assistants.

If you do not bring an assistant, a RDA fee of $1,500 per assistant supplied by the U of A, for a total of 2 assistants, will apply . 

Additional Fees

  • There is a cost to obtain the requried Letter of Good Standing from your local regulatory body 
  • Out of Province Participants: additional $500 fee payable to register with the Alberta Dental Association and College's Guest Registry. This does not include the fees to obtain Letter's of Good Standing that they will require from any provinces you have worked within in the past. 
  • Precordial stethoscope fee of ($1150-purchase through Valuemed).


Cancellation Fee

20% of entire program fee to cancel. No cancellations once eClass access is provided.

Transfer Fee

  • Transfer Fee Session 1: There is no fee to transfer from Session 1. Two week’s notice is required.
  • Transfer Fee Session 2: The fee to transfer from Session 2 is $2,000, two week's notice is required.
  • Transfer Fee Session 3: The fee to transfer from Session 3 is $5,000, two month’s notice is required.

Additional Fees

Fees for the application on the College of Dental Surgeons of Alberta's Courtesy Register are the responsibility of the participant (application is required for any out of province participants).

Confirmation of Registration Policy

You will receive a registration confirmation via email. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us.

Attendance Policy

Due to the new dental regulations, participants are required to sign-in before each session for proof of attendance.

Dates and Pricing Disclaimer

Dates and prices may be subject to change.

Competency Disclaimer

Our programming is competency based; therefore, where applicable, certification standards must be met to pass and the failure to do so does not result in refund eligibility. There will be additional costs if remediation is required to complete additional cases past 21 patients.