Website Use Terms and Conditions

Copyright/Permission to Reproduce

Materials on this Web site were produced and/or compiled by the National Dental Hygiene Certification Board for the purpose of providing its clients with direct access to information about its services.  The material available on this Web site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission

Non-commercial Reproduction 

Information on this Web site has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in part or in whole, and by any means, without charge or further permission from the NDHCB. We ask only that:

  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials reproduced;

  • NDHCB be identified as the source; and,

  • The reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made, in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the NDHCB.

Reproduction of NDHCB Logo

The official logo of the NDHCB, including its pending trademarks may not be reproduced, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes, without written authorization. Request for authorization from the NDHCB may be addressed to the NDHCB.

Commercial Reproduction

Reproduction of multiple copies of materials on this site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial redistribution is prohibited except with written permission from the NDHCB. Through the permission granting process, the NDHCB helps to ensure individuals/organizations wishing to reproduce its materials for commercial purposes have access to the most accurate, up-to-date versions.  To obtain permission to reproduce materials on this site for commercial purposes, please contact the NDHCB.

Third-party Materials

Some of the materials and graphical elements found on the NDHCB website are subject to copyrights held by other organizations. In such cases, some restrictions on the reproduction of materials or graphical elements may apply and it may be necessary to seek permission from the rights holder prior to reproducing the material. To obtain information concerning copyright ownership and restrictions on reproduction on this site, please contact the NDHCB.


Hyperlinking Notice

The NDHCB Web site provides links to various external Web sites. NDHCB is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information contained on external sites. All reasonable efforts have been made to confirm the accuracy of external hyperlinks. Please be aware that hyperlinks do change from time to time and in some cases those changes may not be reflected immediately. Please contact us if you encounter broken links.

Official Languages Notice

The NDHCB is committed to ensuring all information on its site is available in both French and English. However, users should be aware that some information from external sources is available as a courtesy and will only be available in the language in which it was provided. Some hyperlinks direct users to sites of organizations or other entities that are not available in both languages.

Accessibility Notice

The NDHCB is committed to equitable access to information, regardless of the technologies used. We are continually striving to make our site accessible to all, including persons with disabilities and to those who use assistive devices.