Nitrous Oxide Sedation Training Course for Dental Auxiliaries 2nd Edition

Type of programme
0.5 ECTS
€100.00. *Prices corresponding to the 2024-2025 academic year.
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Course description

Nitrous oxide dental sedation techniques provide professionals yet another tool for managing anxious patients. Dentists need their auxiliaries to understand and be familiar with the work dynamics, indications and equipment used in these procedures and have basic knowledge of their risks and advantages.  


  1. To learn how to work with nitrous oxide sedation of patients.
  2. To learn to use the necessary equipment. 
  3. To understand the risks, advantages and drawbacks of these techniques.

Competences and learning outcomes to be acquired by students

  1. Students will learn how to manage and prepare patients for sedation. 
  2. Students will understand the advantages, drawbacks and risks of nitrous oxide sedation.
  3. Students will learn to identify the parts of the equipment and to how to assemble, prepare and operate them.

Target students

Dental assistants and hygienists. 

In collaboration with

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Course coordinators

Dr. Manuel Ribera 

Dr. Víctor Gil

Study programme and subjects 2023-2024

Subjects in course 1 Type Term ECTS
Training Course On Nitrous Oxide in Dentistry for Dental Auxiliaries 2nd Edition Type: OB Term: Second semester ECTS: 0.5
  • ECTS: European Credit Transfer System
  • Term: calendar period
  • (a): subjects which are taught in English


  • Dr. Manuel Ribera
  • Dr. Víctor Gil


Prerequisites & admissions

  • To be a dental assistant or hygienist.