Arizona Dental Sedation Information

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

  • Types of sedation permits the state of Arizona offers
  • The requirements to obtain and maintain those permits
  • A selection of ADMA courses that will fulfill those requirements
  • Links to your state board’s website resources. Click Here to View Arizona’s Anesthesia Rules
    • See page 28 for oral sedation
    • See page 26 for parenteral (IV) sedation
    • See page 32 for permit renewal

Types of Sedation Permits

Arizona requires training for oral sedation and parenteral (IV) sedation. The ADMA offers courses that can satisfy the requirements for oral sedation and parenteral (IV) sedation permits.

In order to meet the requirements for an oral sedation, 1303 permit, the dentist must complete a minimum of 30 hours of training. The ADMA offers training that exceeds these requirements.

Click here to view qualifying Oral Sedation Courses.

Click here to view qualifying Pediatric Sedation Courses.

To meet the requirements for a parenteral (IV) sedation, 1302 permit, a minimum of 60 hours of instruction plus hands-on administration of parenteral sedative medications to at least 20 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

Arizona dentists with sedation permits requires 30 CE hours every 5 years.  Select your type of sedation below to see the available course dates. The ADMA provides 10 CE hours each day of training.

Adult Oral Sedation CE Courses

Pediatric Sedation CE Courses

IV Sedation CE Courses



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