E-Learning Impression-Taking Course

 Next start date: 2 October 2017  75.00 
6 months Distance Learning

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Certificate of Competence Award

The DNN impression-taking course is designed so that any nurse in any part of the UK can complete their competency training. To enrol, you must be GDC-registered, you must be employed and indemnified, and there must be a registered dental professional able and willing to supervise you. The course is suited to nurses who aspire to treat patients directly and to take impressions under the prescription of a registered dentist or clinical dental technician.

The course is suited to nurses working in both private settings and in the National Health Service. 

  Course Brochure

Learn to take impressions (using a variety of impression materials, including alginate and silicone) suitable for the following applications:

  • Study models;
  • Orthodontic appliances;
  • Retainers;
  • Dentures;
  • Bleaching trays;
  • Mouth guards;
  • Short-term orthodontic systems.

How long will it take?

It completely depends on you and your circumstances, including:

  • How much time you can dedicate to your online studies (four hours); 
  • How soon you can complete the portfolio (a minimum of thirty impressions).
  • You have a maximum of six months to complete the course.

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Alternatively, you can call 020 7193 0584 (Between 08:30-17:30 pm), or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and ask us to send an invoice to you.

Next course start date: Monday 2 October 2017