The Diploma in Dental Nursing gives learners the knowledge and skills in dental nursing both in direct chairside work and providing support in a range of dental treatments.
Learners will learn about various aspects of dental nursing including:
- Providing chairside support to patients for a number of procedures
- Contributing to the production of dental images
- First aid essentials
- This qualification will enable candidates to register with the GDC as a dental nurse
- Dental nurse students must be working in a general dental practice to be eligible