To familiarize attendees with the dental hygiene practice act and regulations which govern the practice of dentistry. This course will review dental practice act of dentists, dental assistants, and specialty categories, registered dental assistant, registered dental assistant with expanded functions, registered dental hygienist, and registered dental hygienist in alternative practice. Attendees will receive the knowledge to help them make correct legal and ethical decisions to solve problems that may arise while practicing dentistry. The participant will be able to complete the course with a clear knowledge of the regulatory requirements for minimum standards in Infection Control as required by regulation. The participant, upon completion of the course, will possess a clear understanding of the regulations, processes, and procedures necessary to comply with the regulations and will be able to assess their level of learning and mastery of the course content through workplace application.