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Fully Accredited NEBDN National Certificate in Dental Nursing. Course Brochure
DNN prides itself on being an ethical education provider with an excellent pass rate and hundreds of excellent online reviews. We are committed to every learner's experience, and even though the learning is online we will ensure you feel supported throughout the course. See our course reviews here.
This course is an online course comprising 12 compulsory online modules and includes excellent, regular, one-to-one support to ensure you always feel supported throughout your training. Students who pass the course (on their first attempt) will be given free access to our Level 2 Certificate in Patient Care Coordination worth £249.00.
The course covers the full NEBDN curriculum and complies with the GDC’s guidance on Student Fitness to Practice.
The course is taught by Stephanie Carter. Stephanie is a registered dental nurse with over 18 years of experience in the dental field. She is a qualified dental hygienist and therapist, dental nurse, level 5 tutor, level 4 quality assurer and level 3 assessor. She is also a level 3 basic life support/medical emergencies instructor. She is passionate about personal and professional development, has completed many more qualifications and is currently studying a diploma in mentorship and coaching. She will ensure you have a rich and in-depth learning experience.
Our aim is to provide an excellent learning experience that will ensure trainee nurses are equipped with the knowledge to become successful in their role as an assistant, as a team player, as a communicator and as a registered dental professional.
The course consists of:
1) Flexible online learning (Click here to try out our learning software for free)
2) A record of practical experience in the dental surgery also known as a Record of Experience ( RoE)
See more about the RoE here
3) One-to-one support with your personal tutor
These will include discussions on professionalism, working successfully as part of a team, communication skills, personal and professional growth and development.
By completing the Dental Nurse Network course, students will be prepared to sit the final examinations for the NEBDN National Diploma in Dental Nursing. The examinations are in two stages: a written (online) examination and a practical (OSCE) examination. You must pass the written online examination to be eligible to sit the practical examination.
Those successful in the final NEBDN examinations are eligible to apply to the General Dental Council (GDC) for registration, allowing them to work as a Registered Dental Nurse in the United Kingdom.
Stephanie Carter RDT, RDH
Registered Dental Hygienist and Therapist: 119601
Qualifications: Diploma Dental Hygiene and Therapy, National Certificate Dental Nursing, Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training, Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, NEBDN Certificate Dental Radiography, ILM Level 3 Award in Leadership and Management, Smoking Cessation Counselling Levels 1 and 2, Young Counsellors Certificate
Emma Leather RDN
Registered Dental Nurse: 148732
Qualifications: NVQ Level 3 Dental Nursing, Level 5 Diploma in Leadership & Management, Level 4 National Certificate in Internal Quality Assurance, Level 3 Award in Education and Training, Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, Oral Health Education (BDA)
Competency Training: Impression-Taking, Fluoride Varnish Application
Hilary Urry RDN
Registered Dental Nurse: 139277
Qualifications: Foundation Degree in Advanced Dental Nursing (University of Kent), Certificate Dental Radiography (City University London), Level 3 Certificate in Education and Training, Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement, Level 2 Mental Health Lead.
Competency Training: Fluoride Varnish Application
Available Cohorts 2021:
Please note our fees have changed as of 1st March 2023 in line with the NEBDN fee increase.
Option 1: Payment plan: Pay over 12 months. Deposit payment: £510* followed by 11 payments of £135.00. Total payment: £1995.00 inc. VAT, NEBDN registration and examination fees.
Please note, payment plans must be paid via BACS. We will NOT send reminders of payment due dates. Failure to make payment by the due dates may result in automatic removal from the course.
Option 2: Full payment upfront: £1795.00 inc. VAT. Includes NEBDN registration and examination fees.
*NEBDN Registration, eROe and examination fees: £510.00
*These fees are paid via DNN to the NEBDN. Please note that these fees are set by the NEBDN and are not influenced by DNN.
Be at least 16 years old and legally allowed to work in the UK.
Be working atleast 16 hours per week chairside in a dental clinic with a GDC registered-supervisor who has agreed to act as your witness for your Record of Experience. Please contact us if you need support finding a trainee position.
Have GCSE English Grade C or above (equivalent qualifications accepted including function skills/key skills). Please contact us if you do not meet this requirement as we can complete a formal initial assessment for literacy.
Have a current DBS certificate.
Have the required vaccinations or evidence that you are currently undergoing the vaccination process.
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