The undergraduate programme in Dental Nurse Training is unique in Wales. The course aims to provide students with a practical and intellectual knowledge of dental nursing to allow them to practise competently as a dental nurse in a wide range of clinical areas and to promote team working in the dental profession.
This programme is awaiting final approval from the General Dental Council.
The programme allows students to gain both an academic award and a professional registration as a dental nurse (subject to final approval by the GDC).
This programme will be delivered as a two-year, part-time programme commencing each September. Further details can be obtained from the Programme Administrator at:
Online application is now available:
TO APPLY, PLEASE GO TO: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/regis/general/applyonline/pgmdeug.html
What Students Are Saying?
Students regularly tell us about their experience of studying towards a Certificate of Higher Education in Dental Nursing. Please read just a few of the comments we have received.
'I found the course informative and exciting, which enabled me to overcome challenges in my clinical practice and also the day to day running of a busy dental practice'. Paulina
'This course has improved my knowlege and learning experience signifiantly. This should be the only pathway to becoming a qualified dental nurse in the future'. Lauren
DENTAL CORE TRAINING IN WALES YEAR ONE 2015/2016
Applications are invited from Dentists wishing to undertake Dental Core Training 1 (DCT1) in Wales, that will commence on the 1st September 2015.
Dental Core Training Year 1 is the second part of professional training after graduation. Dental Graduates complete Dental Foundation [DF], in the first year and Dental Core Training Year 1 in the second...
The undergraduate programme in Dental Nurse Training is unique in Wales. The course aims to provide students with a practical and intellectual knowledge of dental nursing to allow them to practise competently...
DIARY DATE 2015:
Annual Rural Dental Conference
'ABOUT FACE . . . . . . . . '
Exploring our role in assisting individuals to achieve an appearance norm when disadvantaged by developmental difficulties
** Dental Care Professionals Symposium - Friday 8th May 2015**
The Dental Postgraduate Section, in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh, is pleased to announce the details of the...