Welcome to Professional Learning Services LLC
Our mission is to host superior courses at affordable prices with unbiased, scientifically sound content.
Founded by Joyce Turcotte RDH, MEd, FAADH in 1987, today Professional Learning Services (PLS) is in its third decade of providing quality continuing education, CE credit, consulting services and CPR to dental professionals nationwide.
Praised for as being “professional, well organized and relevant,” PLS is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider (May 2011- June 2021) and an American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Inc (AADH) CE Provider (January – December 2021).
PLS helps you stay
One Step Ahead of Tomorrow’s Standards!™
Our clients say we are consistently the best in:
CE Programs, Face to Face and On-line
PLS is an established leader in providing continuing education to thousands of health care professionals. PLS courses offer: A wide range of theoretical content relevant
CPR – Healthcare Provider Level
Private, group or public instruction in CPR is available to healthcare providers and others that are required to train for personal or professional reasons. For
Dental Hygiene Clinical Skills Refresher Program (DHRP)
The DHRP is a one-of-a-kind Clinical skills and knowledge update that has run twice a year since 1988. The classes are conducted over four days,
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Professional Learning Services, LLC, is in its third decade of providing quality continuing education, CE credit, consulting services and CPR to dental professionals nationwide.
Praised for as being “professional, well organized and relevant,” PLS is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider (May 2011- June 2021) and an American Academy of Dental Hygiene, Inc (AADH) CE Provider (January – December 2018)
T he world of dentistry is always evolving and changing with advancements in technology and procedures. These changes create new opportunities…
Build Your Dental Skills As a professional Dentist, Dental Assistant or Dental Hygienist, you want the best for your clients…
I attended [the PLS ICE ] prep course yesterday and I took the ICE exam toady 3/11/2017 at 8am. I passed!!!!!! Yeah, I am finally smiling again, thanks so much ,your course was a tremendous help.
Anne Kruppa, DA – CT
I took the Infection Control course on 2-28-18 through Professional Learning Services. I found that the instructor, Catherine Collier, RDH, made this course easy to understand and follow. I would recommend that anyone needing to take this course/exam to request this instructor as the guide for this course.
Denise Garitta, DA – CT
I graduated from UNE in 2004 then in 2005 got my BS and then I came to you! You were the only one that could give me confidence! I thought I was AWFUL due to what was said to me at southwestern college in National city California. …. you helped me first with the “dummy.”…
Vanessa Algert, RDH – CA
I want to thank you sooooo much for offering the course at Spanish River Library, I FINALLY feel really confident in my instrument sharpening!!! I’ve been practicing over 40 years, have taken several courses on instrument sharpening, but I never felt great about my skills. Now, WOW!!! my instruments are really sharp!
Elisa Leavitt, RDH – FL
RDH Refresher Course ” I traveled 1,190 miles to attend this PLS refresher class and I would absolutely do it again! It made me feel fresh, excited and full of knowledge! Ready to continue my dental hygiene career with confidence. Thank you!
Gina Shonka, RDH – MO
Thank you Joyce–I will send the students this [ https://dynamicdentaledu.com ] information. Very well done–I wish you the best of luck going forward with this endeavor.
Meg Loadholt, RDH, Associate Professor/Program Chair, Springfield Technical Community College, MA
The information that we learned at the refresher class has already saved a life. One member of our staff used the skills today to save her toddler from choking.
Liza Burns RDH – CT
The CPR/BLS/AED and medical emergency class far exceeded our expectations. Wendy was a wonderful instructor and made it easy to follow along with the hands on aspect of the course.
Liza Burns RDH – CT
I’ve taken many CPR classes in my 26 years in the dental profession. This one was by far the best! It was fun and I even learned something new.
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“Thought provoking, very educational and interesting”
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Thank you so much. Attending the DHRP is one of the best choices I have made. I will definitely keep in touch.
Inez Simpson, RDH – NJ – DH Refresher
You were amazing from the first time we spoke! I am appreciative of all your knowledge and guidance. I was reinstated today in CT! Couldn’t have done it without the PLS team!
Denise Novotny, CT – DH Refresher
As a professional speaker and management consultant, PLS is first class in every aspect.
Linda Miles, Miles & Assoc., VA
Preparation for this DH Refresher Course went smoothly for me, considering how long I have been away from practice. It was very organized and extremely detailed. All of the instructors’ depth of knowledge along with evidence based information and teaching style was awesome. The hands on portion was exactly what was needed to increase my…
Janet Gott, FL – DH Refresher
Thank you so much for the amazing and supportive education and guidance.
Kristine McNanara, CT – DH Refresher