Diploma NVQ in Dental Nursing Level 3
This particular qualification was developed to provide valuable accreditation of skills and knowledge in Dental Nursing in association with the Sector Skills Council for Health (SfH) who were responsible for developing the National Occupational Standards (NOS) and it is based upon the curriculum set by the General Dental Council. Upon completion of the course you will be able to become a qualified dental nurse and regsiter with the General Dental Council (GDC).
What will I Learn?
The Level 3 Diploma in Nursing focuses on direct chairside work and support during a range of dental treatments. You will gain considerable knowledge and skills in relation to dental equipment, instruments and materials and be able to work as a key member of the oral healthcare team.
It has been built on a number of principles:
- Promote good quality practice and high quality services
- Help the sector respond to changing requirements
- Encourage transfer and progression and being consistent with future legislation for statutory registration
For detailed information on all the Units involved, please Contact Us.
Applicants need to have achieved, or be working at, level 1 Maths and English.
How long will it take?
It will take a maximum of 15 - 24 months
What Support Will I Receive?
You will be appointed a Training Adviser whose role it is to guide you through your programme by providing one to one, tuition and supporting you in your workplace. Regular Review Meetings will take place with you and your direct line manager so that we can ensure you are receiving the kind of development, motivation and well being that you need to have to help you achieve your nationally recognised qualification. You will also receive tuition whilst attending training sessions at one of our training centres.
Once this qualification has been achieved there is the opportunity to progress on to other qualifications which can further develop your career/or skills, such as:-
- Specialist Dental Nursing roles
- Dental hygiene or therapy
- Teaching Dental Nursing
- Dental practice Management
Registering Your Interest
Whether you are in work or not, if you are interested in undertaking this qualification, please click on the following link ...Contact Us.