Dental DWD 24/25 TEL030- Paediatric Dental Nurse Training Programme 
09 September 2024 - 20 January 2025 


This online course aims to provide dental nurses with knowledge and understanding to support clinicians when treating paediatric patients


During the programme the course provider will discuss:

  • Specific role of the dental nurse to support patient care
  • General, dental and regional anatomy and the relevance to patients' treatment needs
  • Fluoride & Plaque scoring
  • Paediatric specific dental procedures


Learning outcomes:

After this course delegates will be able to:

  • Confidently select appropriate evidence-based recourses to support their role working with children and young people.
  • Conduct a procedure to identify oral debris and use preventative techniques to encourage good oral health.
  • Apply knowledge to practice when applying high fluoride varnish to children and promoting good oral health.
  • Support the child patient through appropriate procedures.
  • Manage paediatric patients with special requirements and utilise support services where required.
  • Apply behaviour change techniques to encourage parents of young children to improve oral health. 


This course is aimed at dental nurses who are GDC registered and indemnified, able to attend all 6 x 3 hour online sessions and study independently. 

There are 18 hours of verifiable CPD attached to the course.

Delegates will be contacted by the course provider 2-3 weeks prior to the start date and will receive the link to the online platform and course workbook.

PLEASE NOTE: underpinning knowledge about measuring and recording plague and application of fluoride are covered in the course.  If delegates wish to gain clinical competencly in these areas it will be the responsibility of both the delegate and their employer to ensure they have an allocated workplace clinical supervisor/mentor and that they are suitably trained, competent and indemnified.

Time:  13.00 - 16.00

Session 1 Monday 9th September 2024

Session 2 Monday 7th October 2024

Session 3 Monday 28th October 2024

Session 4 Monday 25th November 2024

Session 5 Monday 16th December 2024

Session 6  Monday 20th January 2025 

Venue:  Online (delegates will need a digital devise with camera and audio)

Course Provider:  School of Dental Care Professionals, Leeds Dental Institute 

Delegate Fee: £30

Any queries regarding your booking please contact rachael.ball4@nhs.net

18 hour(s)

Total Places:

Available Places:
1 Place Available

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