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CE Broker is the official CE tracking system of the Board of Dental Examiners of Alabama. (LICENSEES MUST ENTER THE ENTIRE LICENSE NUMBER AS IT APPEARS ON THEIR LICENSE TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT.) As of September 1, 2023, all licensees must have a CE Broker account and have uploaded one (1) year of CEs to renew his/her license.

Comprehensive Course Search

The CE Broker Course Search helps you find every course you need to complete your license renewal. Any courses with the "Take it Here" tag will be instantly reported to your account and appear in your Course History.

Helpful Support Center

CE Broker provides dedicated support 8 AM - 8 PM ET Monday-Friday with a team of experts trained on the rules and regulations of the Board of Dental Examiners of Alabama. You can reach them by phone at 877-434-6323 or via email and live chat available by clicking the HELP button on each CE Broker page.

Benefits of Using CE Broker

  • Track and know precisely how many hours you've completed and how many hours are remaining;
  • Available convenience features like a personalized transcript and a personal account manager;
  • Bring CE compliance wherever you go with the CE Broker Mobile app.
  • Training link from 1-11-2023 Video Training

General Questions:

Are there any required CEs for special permits?

OCS permits require 2 hours of CE every 2 years

How many years of CEs do I have to maintain?

Dentists/Dental Hygienists must maintain 2 years of current CEs available for Board audit.

Alabama Administrative Code r. 270-X-4 .04


How do I submit a request for approval of a CE course?

Click the following link:

Course Requests

To request a course approval, from the CE Broker home page, click "Company", then "Education Provider".  Choose Alabama and select the Board of Dental Examiners. There is a link for requirements. Click the button to "register" when all documents are ready for submission. (This option will create a provider account and will allow the provider to submit the course(s) for approval.)

As always, call 877-434-6323 for assistance.

How many CEs are required for a Dental Hygienist?

  • Dental Hygienists are required to have 12 hours of CEs yearly
  • Up to 6 hours can be  online/journals/publications
  • CPR and Infectious Diseases CEs are required

How many CEs are required for a Dentist?

  • Dentists are required to have 20 hrs of CEs yearly
  • Up to 10 hours can be online/journals/publications
  • CPR and Infectious Diseases CEs are required