The NHS Centre for Smoking Cessation and Training has a free training module called Very Brief Advice. The training is relevant to anyone who comes into contact with smokers – it takes about 30 minutes to complete. There is a certificate to provide evidence of CPD. Go to www.ncsct.co.uk/vba for further details.
DCPbites from UCL Eastman allows dental nurses to gain CPD in a number of core and special interest dental subjects. To find out more – log on to www.dcpbites.com The cost varies – the more podcourses you sign up for the cheaper they become. There is also a reduction for BADN members.
Dental Summary Review has been sent out to all dental nurses on the GDC Register prior to 2009 – many of you may have received a copy already. If you have been added to the Register since 2009 you can obtain a copy by contacting, by email, firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, GDC Number, and preferred [...]
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow is holding a SYMPOSIUM for Dental Care Professionals at the college at 232-242 St Vincent Street Glasgow on Saturday 11 May 2013. Topics include: Regulation and future role of DCPs in Dental Practice The career potential for Therapists and Hygienists Role of DCPs and GDPs in [...]
A DCP STUDY DAY is being held at Hampden Stadium in Glasgow on Friday 22 February 2013 from 9.30 to 4.30. The subjects are: Forensic Dentistry – A DCP Perspective Consent/Incapacity and Protecting Vulnerable Groups Direct Access – Risks and Responsibilities Update in Infection Control The day costs £20 (lunch included) and has 6 hours [...]
Team DSR (Dental Summary Review) which was previously sent out by post is now available online at www.dentalcare.com 3 hours free verifiable CPD.