DENLB104 - Denture Processes I

This course is designed to provide students with an introduction and practice in the first laboratory processes involved in denture construction. The student will evaluate preliminary and final edentulous impressions; construct custom trays, baseplates and occlusal rims.

Credits: 4

Distribution: Career Training

Offered: Fall, Spring


  1. Apply infection control procedures in a manner that fully complies with OSHA and WISHA requirements
  2. Evaluate need and if required, apply wax relief
  3. Evaluate preliminary and final impressions
  4. Fabricate baseplates and bite rims
  5. Fabricate custom trays using various materials
  6. Identify the various types, movements and uses of articulators
  7. Pour preliminary and final casts