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Here at CAP, we have crafted and curated education to help dental labs thrive. In this educational series we’re going to be focusing on three key areas that we’ve identified as critical topics for labs — technology, artistry, and business. This includes monthly webinars, informative video series, hands on clinics and much more. If there’s a topic that you’d like to see added to our catalog, please reach out to us any time.

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Education Schedule

 

Webinar – Millbox: Next-Generation CAM Has Arrived

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 
11am – 12pm EST

A variety of new features have been added to Millbox to improve your digital case efficiency, automation, and quality, such as one-click spruing and nesting, multi-layer disc support, auto-insert file name engraving, and undo and redo tools. In this webinar, join CAP’s Paul Wanless and Elona Palushaj to see a live demonstration of the all-new Millbox and learn how it increases CAM productivity, streamlines new hire training, and improves overall product quality.


 

2-Day Advanced 3Shape Training

Thursday, July 27, 9am – 
Friday, July 28, 4pm MDT

Golden, CO

Advanced 3Shape training will be presented with the intention to train attendees on proper tool utilization and efficiency. Workflows to achieve best in class design in fewest mouse clicks and shortest time frames will be in focus. Attendees should have a minimum of 6 months experience using 3Shape CAD. All participants will learn shortcuts, designing with esthetics and function and more.


 

GC Initial LiSi: The New Ceramic for Lithium Disilicate Substructures

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
6:00pm – 9:00pm EST

Woodbury, NY

GC Initial™ LiSi is an amazing layering ceramic for Lithium Disilicate Substructures. GC Initial™ LiSi can be used in individual layering and also in the cut-back technique, following the proven GC Initial™ Concept; one shade system, one layering technique. If you want to go even further, full anatomical frameworks can be enhanced using GC Initial™ IQ Lustre Pastes NF. The simplicity and easy handling of GC Initial™ LiSi Powders assure a short learning curve, offering quick, aesthetic and economical results.


 

2-Day Advanced 3Shape Training

Thursday, August 10, 9am – 
Friday, August 11, 4pm EST

Stoneham, MA

Advanced 3Shape training will be presented with the intention to train attendees on proper tool utilization and efficiency. Workflows to achieve best in class design in fewest mouse clicks and shortest time frames will be in focus. Attendees should have a minimum of 6 months experience using 3Shape CAD. All participants will learn shortcuts, designing with esthetics and function and more.


 

Webinar – Digital Denture Fabrication: Technical and Business Considerations

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 
11am – 12pm EST

This webinar will introduce CAD, CAM, and output options for automating denture fabrication in your laboratory. We will look closely at 3Shape as a scan and CAD solution. Manufacturing options, until recently have been somewhat less than complete. A review of several alternatives for in-house production will be reviewed in-depth. We will also look at the business model of designing in-house and outsourcing production. In addition to production, we will discuss the denture business and the value-add of a crown and bridge laboratory offering digital dentures to their doctors. Attendees can expect to gain significant knowledge as to the current state of digital dentures.


 

3Shape Implant Studio, Hands-on 1/2 Day Program

Friday, September 15, 2017
8am – 12pm EST

Stoneham, MA

This 3Shape Implant Studio (IS) training will include a comprehensive step-by-step, hands-on experience for file management, implant planning, guided design and manufacturing procedures. Attendees will have a complete Implant Studio (IS) workflow experience. We will also have a discussion on moving your IS capabilities to the next level, business opportunities with IS and more.


 

Digitally Mastered Launching Pad for Implant Case Success

Saturday, September 16, 2017
8am – 9am EST

Atlantic City, NJ

Open Implants is a new digitally inspired line of implant prosthetic components that were designed to ease processing of cad/cam prosthetics in the modern dental laboratory environment. Attendance at this presentation will help you identify how these components will aid your workflow, cut your costs and improve your end product. Come and see how thoughtful modifications to components most of us take for granted can make your cases more predictable and more enjoyable to work on.


 

3D Printing, Fixed and Removable Indications, New Printers and Technology

Saturday, September 16, 2017
9:30am – 10:30am EST

Atlantic City, NJ

3D printing has been available to labs for over a decade. However, not until recently, has it been viable for most laboratories. Through advances in technology, materials and indications 3D printing is now ripe for ALL labs, (including removable labs only). This program will include new indications, materials and best in class 3D printer technology. There will also be an in depth discussion on 3D print workflow and what makes this new generation 3d printing a great tool for any laboratory.


 

Sintering Zirconia, What You Need to Know

Saturday, September 16, 2017
11am – 12pm EST

Atlantic City, NJ

With the advent of new, more highly esthetic zirconia materials the sintering cycle is more critical than ever before. This program will provide attendees with the knowledge necessary to fully understand the sintering process. In addition, there will be an in-depth discussion on what to look for in furnaces for long term predictable sintering results. Also to be discussed, troubleshooting the sintering cycle. Attendees can expect to obtain comprehensive knowledge on sintering, problem solving and best practices for sintering zirconia.


 

One Line with Multiple Solutions – Zirlux Anterior Multi and More

Saturday, September 16, 2017
12:30pm – 1:30pm EST

Atlantic City, NJ

Pam Hanneman will discuss and demonstrate how the latest addition to our Zirlux Zirconia Portfolio will enable you to produce esthetic units in less time. Pam will cover Zirlux Anterior Multi, Zirlux 16+ (Pre-shaded and White) as well as a first look at the Zirlux Shading Liquids. These new additions will streamline process while elevating esthetics.


 

Webinar: Dental Material Throwdown: Multilayer Zirconia vs White Zirconia vs Lithium Silicate

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 
11am – 12pm EST

Earn 1 CEU credit and join Pamela Hanneman for an in-depth comparative analysis between multilayer zirconia, white zirconia with shading liquids, and lithium silicate restorations. Pam will describe what the best applications are for each is as all three have a place in dental technology. With 15 years of experience as a ceramist/CDT and four years as CAP’s milling center manager, Pam is uniquely qualified to walk us through the pros and cons of each of these materials. She’ll present the same case in each material and discuss the pros, cons, and tradeoffs, including strength, translucency, ease of use, and more.


 

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Partner, Grow, Succeed. (Pearl® Screw-Retained Bridge) 

Thursday, October 19, 8:30am -
Friday, October 20, 5pm MDT

Golden, CO

Attendees will learn how to attract new customers and increase profitability by incorporating the innovative Implant Screw-Retained Zirconia Hybrid Bridge to your restorative offerings, harness technology to design next generation screw-retained bridges and leverage CMC milling capabilities to help boost your capacity, and engage with doctors in collaborative case planning to achieve optimal fit and esthetics.


 

2-Day Advanced 3Shape Training

Thursday, October 26, 9am – 
Friday, October 27, 4pm MDT

Golden, CO

Advanced 3Shape training will be presented with the intention to train attendees on proper tool utilization and efficiency. Workflows to achieve best in class design in fewest mouse clicks and shortest time frames will be in focus. Attendees should have a minimum of 6 months experience using 3Shape CAD. All participants will learn shortcuts, designing with esthetics and function and more.


 

2-Day Advanced 3Shape Training

Thursday, November 9, 9am – 
Friday, November 10, 4pm EST

Clearwater, FL

Advanced 3Shape training will be presented with the intention to train attendees on proper tool utilization and efficiency. Workflows to achieve best in class design in fewest mouse clicks and shortest time frames will be in focus. Attendees should have a minimum of 6 months experience using 3Shape CAD. All participants will learn shortcuts, designing with esthetics and function and more.


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