This is How The Certification Process Works
(More Details Inside The Course Area)
THE ALD CERTIFICATION
The ALD (Academy of Laser Dentistry) laser Certification demonstrates mastery
of laser knowledge which would be recognized as a standard level that most
states in the USA would accept as the minimum knowledge required to be able
to use laser light effectively, safely, and efficiently.
The certification process involves completing and passing the various parts and
examination to achieve the ALD certification.
There are 3 parts to the certification process.
Part 1 - Foundations in Laser Dentistry - Self-paced Online Digital Learning
Program (6 CEU). Enrolment is with ALD directly. We will provide the links to do
Part 2 - Hands-on Clinical Simulation and Training - Provided by an approved
All members of GMA laser are approved and the only providers to date of the
PBM certification with the ALD.
This means that the comprehensive PBM course meets the requirements of
Part 2 of the certification so any delegates completing this course can use
it to achieve the ALD certification which has a separate fee and enrolling
process and we as GMA will provide the links required for you to do so if you
wish to progress that way. You do not have to enroll for ALD certification to take part in this GMA program.
PLEASE NOTE: Parts 1 and 2 must be successfully completed prior to taking the
Standard Level Online Exam (Part 3).
Part 3 - ALD Dental Laser Standard Level Online Exam - Timed 1-hour exam
with 75 question multiple-choice questions. This is a CLOSED book exam. The
online exam is administered by the Academy of Laser Dentistry (1 CE from
ALD). Delegates get 90 days after completion of Part 2 to sit the online examination.