|(a) To renew a certificate of registration issued under
this chapter, a dental assistant must complete six (6) hours of continuing
education each year in areas covering dental assistant duties. At
least three (3) of these six (6) hours must be clinical continuing
(b) A dental assistant may fulfill the continuing education
requirement through board-approved self-study, interactive computer
courses, or lecture courses. All continuing education must be offered
by providers approved under 22 Texas Administrative Code §104.2.