This course has been developed for those who wish to become a Dental Nurse.
The course focuses on the technical skills and knowledge required to be a professional Dental Nurse. Units of study include direct chair-side work and support during a range of dental treatments, organisational and legal requirements which underpin high quality dental care, and the role of the dental nurse in meeting patients’ needs.
The course has been informed by Skills for Health (SfH) National Occupational Standards (NOS). It has been developed to meet the requirements of the General Dental Council (GDC).
This qualification will enable candidates to register with the GDC as a Dental Nurse.
This course is validated by the General Dental Council.