Alaska Dental Sedation Information

This page is designed specifically for dentists intending to practice sedation in the state of Alaska. Below, you will find:

Types of Sedation Permits

Alaska requires training for minimal and moderate sedation. The ADMA offers courses that satisfy these requirements.

To administer minimal sedation to patients 13 years of age or older, the American Dental Association Guidelines indicate a minimum of 16 hours of training plus clinically-oriented experiences. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Oral Sedation Courses.

To obtain a moderate sedation permit to patients 13 years of age or older, Alaska requires a minimum of 60 hours of instruction plus administration of sedation for a least 20 individually managed patients. The ADMA offers training that meets these requirements as well.

Click here to view qualifying IV Sedation Courses.

CE Requirements to Maintain your Permit

Alaska dentists with sedation permits require 4 hours of CE every 2 years. This can be completed via a 1-day ADMA CE course. Select your type of sedation below to see the available course dates.

Pediatric Sedation CE Courses

Moderate Sedation CE Courses


This page was last updated 12 February 2024. Your state dental board will have the most current regulatory information.