Dental Nursing Course

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About the course

The online Dental Nursing Course will introduce key skills and knowledge related to the field of dental nursing. This course will provide insight for those wanting to gain an insight into working with the principles of dental nursing with the use of practical examples.

Course Syllabus

The Dental Nursing Course is split into the following modules:

  • An Introduction to Dental Nursing and Medical Terms
  • Roles and Responsibilities as a Dental Nurse
  • Regulations in the Field of Dental Nursing
  • Data Protection and Record Keeping
  • Confidentiality Practices and Policies
  • Practices and Policies as a Dental Nurse
  • Providing Treatment with Patient’s Consent
  • Reporting and Assessing Incident
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Self Presentation at Work
  • Final Assessment
  • Assessment

To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the Dental Nursing Course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.

Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


On successful completion of this Dental Nursing Course. This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.

Course Format

This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the Dental Nursing Course.

Course Duration

The online Dental Nursing Course requires 80 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.

Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.

Tutor Support

When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.

As part of the Dental Nursing Course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.


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