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Certificate in Team Leading Skills for Dental Nurses- Home

Course Type: Blended Learning

Course Price: £699.00
Deposit: £50.00

Course Code: DNTL4

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This programme offers opportunities for senior dental nurses to develop a range of skills and knowledge to and build their confidence by knowing how to use best practice techniques for leading and developing teams of dental nurses.

This course consists of four units over 9 months (130 Guide Learning Hours) as follows:

1            Leadership and management for dental nurse’s in general dental practice

  • Team leading skills
  • Work allocation and delegation
  • Motivating the team
  • Problem solving

2            Standards of Professionalism and Ethics for Lead Dental Nurses

  • Regulations and regulatory standards
  • Accountability and responsibility
  • Quality of Care Regulations
  • Record Keeping

3            Communication for Lead Dental Nurses

  • Communication processes
  • Barriers to effective communication
  • Supportive communication
  • Planning team communications

4            Clinical Skills

  • The clinical environment
  • Equipment and instruments
  • Evidence based checking
  • Sterilization

Based on the four education domains stipulated by the General Dental Council this Level 3 Certificate focuses on all four domains:

  • Leadership and management
  • Communication
  • Professionalism
  • Clinical Skills

Teaching and Learning

This is a tutored distance learning programme in which following a one-to-one tutorial, students complete Learning Activities for assessment. On completion of four Learning Activities students produce assignments to demonstrate learning in the contest of their workplace. The programme aims to:


  • Introduce the nature and extent of extended duties and lead roles for dental nurses.
  • Define professional Standards for dental nurses
  • Identify a range of communication techniques approaches
  • Consider a range of clinical skills and associated training and development needs

As a result of studying on this Level 4 Certificate course student will be able to:

  • Recognise how to meet the GDC’s requirements for dental nurses in leadership and management roles
  • Specify and support the development of the required professional and ethical standards for dental nurses
  • Apply a range of team communication skills
  • Develop and maintain clinical skills and CPD for dental nurses
This programme provides 130 hours of eCPD- Outcome B

Course fees can be paid by interst free installments, please ask for details

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