Keeping your Certification Current
- To maintain current status you must renew
each year. The expiration date is printed on
your wallet card. A new wallet card and
recertification form is sent with each renewal.
Renewal notices are not sent. It is your
responsibility to maintain you CODA.
CONTINUING EDUCATION AND FEES
- Submit 12 Hours of Continuing Education and
fee of $20.00 before December 31 each year.
- Postmarked after December 31: Submit 12
hours of continuing education and fee of
- If certification is not renewed by March 31,
your Ohio Certification will be considered
delinquent. You may not use the CODA
credential until you have renewed. Contact the
Commission for renewal information.
- Ohio Certification not current for two or
more years will require retaking the
examination for reinstatement.
Complete renewal form on other side and mail to:
Commission Ohio Dental Assistant Certification
1501 Centerview Drive
Copley, Ohio 44321
Checks should be made payable to: Commission Ohio
Dental Assistant Certification or CODA
NOTE: DO NOT send program certificates or
certificates of your attendance at programs/seminars.
Keep this information for your records. The Commission
may request copies of documentation if questions arise.
Documentation sent with your renewal is not kept
and cannot be returned.
Checks returned by the bank for insufficient funds will
be charged a fee of $20.00 plus any bank charges
incurred by the Commission.
Questions can be e-mailed to: