Our Certification in Fluoride Application is a very useful course, which will take students half a day to complete. GDC (General Dental Council) registered Dentists will be able to improve and expand their dental ability.
Students who partake in this class will be handed a PEP (Practical Experience Portfolio) where they will log any activities, which should include a range of supervised activities and experiences with different clients.
Feedback should be given by a suitably qualified, registered professional, in order for any work to be valid. Students will have 3 months to fill out the portfolio and once it has been completed and assessed, the certification in Fluoride Application can officially be issued to the student.
Our course will take place in our London and Winchester venues. And will cost the learner £80 to take part in. All of our courses will be led by experienced, fully qualified, and skilled dental care professionals. Apply online today using our online application form, or feel free to give us a call on 07577 437748.
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If you’re looking to expand your dental knowledge by achieving a certification in Flouride Application, then this is the course for you.
Providing you are a registered and qualified dental nurse, therapist, hygienist, or orthodontic therapist, you are only a few steps away from learning all about preparing and applying fluoride, including any necessary aftercare, in just a half a day course. All we require from you is confirmation that you currently hold a GDC (General Dental Council) Certificate, We also require all of our students who take this course to currently be employed as a Dental Nurse. Finally, we ask that you have support from a suitably qualified, registered dental professional.
The course also incorporates the Record of Competence (RoC), which is now a mandatory part of the syllabus and evidence of completion must be submitted to the NEBDN before the certificate is raised.
Download the course prospectus for a full breakdown of the three RoC components. ( this can be found on NEBDN website)
Why Apply For Our Certification in Fluoride Application?
Whether you’re just getting started or you’re looking to expand your dental capability, learning how to make a fluoride application is the perfect next step. It is very easy to master and is an incredibly important dental practice.
Knowing how to take Apply Fluoride and holding a certification in it can open up many opportunities and make you subject to verifiable CPD (Continuing Professional Development) courses. If you’re looking to improve your Dental portfolio this is the course for you.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Fluoride is used often by Dentists in order to strengthen teeth and reduce the risk of cavities or plaque buildup. Dentists may regularly apply fluoride to patient’s teeth in order to keep them strong and healthy.
They are more likely to apply fluoride to your teeth if you are at risk of cavities, as fluoride is excellent at preventing decay and strengthening your teeth’ enamel. Fluoride can actually reverse early signs of decay and make your teeth more resistant to acid.
If you are having fluoride applied by your dentist they are likely to apply your fluoride by using a mouth-guard-like mould.
The fluoride can be placed in the mould and then applied to the teeth for a few minutes. The mouth should be as dry as possible and the patient should not rinse their mouth, or eat and drink, for at least 30 minutes after the application.
Fluoride is not harmful to adults but can leave children with mild dental fluorosis, which can give them small speaks and streaks on their still-growing teeth.
This dental fluorosis could potentially develop into skeletal fluorosis which can cause pain in the bones and joints. However, in short, fluoride is not dangerous to adults and is very beneficial for your teeth.
Yes. as long as you are over the age of 6, you are very unlikely to suffer any of the side effects Flouride has on growing teeth.
Using toothpaste with fluoride is great for your teeth, and can help strengthen your enamel. It helps to prevent decay and can even reverse decay in the early stages.
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