Dental Nurse Training Courses in Portsmouth
Dental Arch offers various courses for aspiring Dental Nurses in Portsmouth and the surrounding areas. Our courses are suitable for dental nurses, dental hygienists and dental therapists at various stages of their careers.
Pursuing a career as a dental professional requires both theoretical knowledge and practical skills. At Dental Arch, all of our courses are led by highly experienced and respected dental professionals who are experts in their respective fields.
As well as guiding you through the course and your qualifications, Dental Arch are also available to offer advice and guidance throughout your education. We offer two Dental nurse courses, the Introduction to Dental Nursing and the National Diploma in Dental Nursing. Below you can find out more about the various courses we have to offer.
Introduction to Dental Nursing
The Introduction to Dental Nursing course is suitable for students at the start of their careers. This short introductory course is for students who are unsure they are ready for the National Diploma in Dental Nursing.
The Introduction to Dental Nursing course provides students with an insight into a career within dental nursing, providing basic information and overviews into the National Diploma of Dental Nursing and further courses.
Applicants will not require any previous experience or background within dentistry, however, completing the Introduction to Dental Nursing course alone isn’t enough to start working as a Dental Hygienist.
National Diploma in Dental Nursing
This year-long course covers the entire NEBDN syllabus in Dental Nursing. The course is ideal for students looking to excel and pursue a career in dentistry or even continue with further dentistry education.
The National Diploma in Dental Nursing is led by passionate teachers who will guide you through the course. At Dental Arch, we have invested in modern technology to get the best out of our students. The course covers important topics like:
- Infection Control
- Oral diseases
- GDC guidelines
- Oral heath & more
Applicants for the National Diploma in Dental Nursing do not need any previous background in dentistry, however they are required to be able to write and read in English.
The National Diploma in Dental Nursing can open doors to a long and successful career as a Dental Professional. Upon completion, students can find a placement as a trainee nurse, receive a degree from NEBDN and become registered with GDC.
Advanced Dental Nursing Courses
As well as the Introduction to Dental Nursing and the National Diploma of Dental Nursing, we also provide courses for more specialised, advanced topics, as well as post-graduate and CPD coursed. Some of these include:
- Basic Life Support
- Impressions Taking
- Fluoride Application
- Dental Radiography
- Oral Health Education
- Dental Implant
- Dental Sedation Nursing
If you’re an aspiring dental nurse and would like to enquire about any of our introductory or more advanced courses, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the contact form below.