Academy of Veterinary Dental Technician
The Academy of Veterinary Dental Technician (AVDT) exam is provided once a year. The exam takes place after the AVDT candidate has successfully had their credential packet passed. The exam is a 3-part exam that will test the candidate’s knowledge on all areas of veterinary dentistry that have been demonstrated during their 2-year credential process. The exam includes a 100 question written exam that is multiple choice; a bench portion that is multiple choice along with fill in the blank that is thought based questions and scenarios; and a practical portion which is a hands on section that will demonstrate skills that a veterinary technician in dentistry should be able to perform. The exam itself is done in 1 eight-hour day and results are released to candidates with in 45 days after the exam date.