Step 1: Apply to write the National Dental Technology Entry to Practice Assessment (DTETPA) administered by the Canadian Alliance of Dental Technology Regulators (CADTR).
Find out more information about the DTETPA and CADTR here:
Step 2: Apply for Registration with the College of Dental Technologists of Alberta before you begin working as a dental technologist or dental technician. You will need to provide all the documents listed on the application checklist for approved Canadian program graduates.
Step 3: Complete the Dental Technology Entry to Practice Assessment
Step 4: Provide the CDTA with your DTETPA results to have conditions removed from your practice permit.