Dental Nursing Courses

November Pre-enrolment and Enrolment 2019

NEBDN Level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing
NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in the Principles and Practice of Dental Nursing (online)

Course Overview

The Dentistry market in the UK has seen significant growth over recent years and is one of the demanded sector playing a crucial role than ever. Dental nurses are an important part of the dental industry. They contribute significantly to the care of patients undergoing dental treatment and are vital members of the dental team. They act as an essential person in the dental surgery. There are various career progression once you are qualified to work in dental training, dental clinics, hospitals or community dental services.

Forward provide GDC registered level 3 Diploma in Dental Nursing, a worldwide recognized qualification that would suit anyone who would like to develop a career in the dental industry. After fully completing the dental nursing qualification, GDC registered dental nurse can progress their career in dental hygienist, dental therapist, practice manager, dental tutor and dental assessor. There are opportunities for dental nursing students for progression courses directly linked with Universities as well.

The Trainee Dental Nurse is normally paid 8-9 pounds per hour in Dental Clinic. As required by the course, students themselves has to find the placement but at Forward Academic Team – College of Dental Nursing, placements for students are provided by the college through its partner Dental Associates. It is compulsory for students to have DBS and Hepatitis B vaccination done and have its record to be selected for the interview.

Diploma in Dental Nursing Course

The NEBDN’s qualification consists of 4 headings and 17 units including important as well as supplement courses. The assessments are done through MCQ, EMQ, and OSCE.
While CACHE course are Designed to last a minimum of 16-18 months and covers 17 modules with 2 multiple choice exams (50 questions each).
Students of dental nurse course will achieve this by attending college to receive the knowledge required for each unit and being assessed by the academy’s assessor in their workplace.

NEBDN Course Units

CLINICAL Foundations of Practice
Patient Assessment
Assisting with Patient Management
Patient and Public Safety
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Competently Assisting with Treatment
PROFESSIONALISM Patients and the Public
Ethical and Legal
Professional Development of Yourself an Others
COMMUNICATION Patients, Relatives and Carers including harder to reach groups
The team and the wider healthcare environment
Generic communication skills
Working with others
Managing the internal environment
Other internal management issues

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CACHE Course Units

Contribute to health and safety in the dental environment
Work within regulatory requirements in relation to the role of a dental nurse
Reflect on and develop own practice as a dental nurse
Prepare and maintain environments, instruments and equipment for clinical dental procedures
Promote oral health for individuals
Provide support during the assessment of individuals’ oral health
Contribute to the production of dental images
Provide support during the prevention and control of periodontal disease, caries and the restoration of cavities
Provide support during the provision of fixed and removable prosthesis
Provide support during non-surgical endodontic treatment
Provide support during the extraction of teeth and minor oral surgery procedures
Principles of infection control in the dental environment
Principles of infection control in the dental environment
Dental anatomy and assessment of oral health
Principles and techniques of dental radiography
Principles of managing oral disease and dental procedures
Understand ethics and professionalism in dental nursing
Understand ethics and professionalism in dental nursing

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Awarding Body NEBDN CACHE
Course Duration 12 months 18 months
Mode of Study Two Classes Per Month 8 Hours in Work Placement Online 8 Hours in Work Placement
Assessment Mode OSCE Exam Assignment
Fees £2,000.00

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Campus Woolwich, Harrow, Paddington, Swindon, Folkestone, Maidstone, Basingstoke, Farnborough Anywhere You Want Inside UK

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