Course Description

At Harriet Ellis we believe that progression in Dental Nursing does not have to end once fully qualified. There are a number post registration courses that we offer. These courses can help to further enhance your career and help maximise your earning potential.

Who this course is for:

Dental nurses

In order to undertake the qualification, a dental nurse, therapist or hygienist must:

Be registered with the General Dental Council

Have the support of their employing dentist to act as supervisor and validate the workplace activities for the Record of Competence

Be registered with an approved Training Provider

The Curriculum for the Certificate in Oral Health, approved by the NEBDN, covers skills such as being able to describe, explain, identify and demonstrate. This demonstrates the level of understanding which would be required by candidates.

Practical training will be undertaken in dental practice under the supervision of a dentist or in Dental Radiography Departments in Dental Hospitals.

To achieve this qualification you will need the following:

Successful completion of NEBDN Record of Competence which includes the compilation of an experience log, 2 x extended case studies and the delivery of an exhibiton

Achieve pass mark in the NEBDN final examination

Course Syllabus

  • Delivering Oral Health Methods
  • Communciation
  • Implementation of Oral Health Education
  • Dental Structures, Physiology and Anatomy
  • Oral Diseases and Prevention
  • Society and Oral Health
24/7 access to course content

24/7 access to course videos and documents via our online student hub

Job Search Assistance

Job search support to help you find a placement and earn while you learn

Dedicated Support Team

Customer service support here to help and available Mon to Fri 9am to 7.30pm

Self assessment and online mock exams

Self assessment and online mock exams to keep you on track throughout your course

Online Mock Exams

Comprehensive Record of Experience support pack included free of charge

Personal course tutor

Assigned personal course tutor to help you every step of the way

This is a eLearning Course

Study at your convenience from any internet connected devise via our interactive eLearning platform. You will be under the supervision of our expert course tutor who will provide all the necessary support via this online platform.