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City & Guilds Level 3 Apprenticeship in Dental Nursing

Level 3
Part-Time
22/23
PDENTAL3
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Overview

The qualification 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, organizational and legal requirements which underpin high quality dental care, and the role of the dental nurse in meeting patients’ needs. This course meets the requirements of the General Dental Council (GDC) for Dental Nursing. *Course duration is 52 weeks Sept 21 - Aug 22 (delivered over two academic years)

  • First Aid Essentials
  • Health and Safety in a Dental Setting
  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Dental Nurse
  • Infection Control in a Dental Environment
  • Preparation and Maintenance of Environment, Instruments and Equipment for Dental Procedures
  • Providing Chairside Support
  • Dental Radiography
  • Production of Dental Images
  • Assessment of Oral Health and Treatment Planning
  • Providing Information and Support for Protection of Oral Health
  • Management of Oral Health and Dental Procedures
  • Applicants must be age 16 - 24 5 GCSEs grades A-C Working in a dental practice – 21 hours per week minimum Workplace mentor: GDC registered

    The course is assessed through work place observations, completion of a trainee portfolio of evidence, and by examination.

    This course meets the requirements of the General Dental Council (GDC) for Dental Nursing.

    This course comprises the Competence and Knowledge Based Qualification for the ApprenticeshipNI in Dental Nursing.

    1 Available Session

    *The fees quoted are per annum and are payable for each year of the course’s duration.

    Omagh

    Part-Time

    P3349OP10A

    Session Code

    2 Year(s)

    Duration

    Apprenticeships

    Mode of Study

    7

    Hours per Week

    50

    Number of Weeks

    Interview Required

    22/23

    Academic Year

    06/09/2022

    Start Date

    09:00-17:00

    Time

    Tuesday

    Day/s

    Total Full Fee N/A

    Total Concessionary Fee N/A

    Full Fee Breakdown

    **Concession Fee Breakdown

    Fees Payable Each Year

    **Am I eligible for concessionary fees?

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