Diploma in Dental Nursing

Become a qualified dental nurse and develop a career in the Dental industry. Our face-to-face (on Campus) Dental Nursing course combines comprehensive learning support with a work placement in a dental practice. The Diploma will provide many opportunities for you to develop an interesting and worthwhile career.

  • Accredited by the National Examining Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN)
  • Level 3 Diploma
  • No specific entry requirements
  • 1 year course
  • Flexible learning
  • Study at your own pace
  • Support in finding a work placement
  • High pass rate
  • Payment plans available
  • Course fee: £1,490
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Your Diploma will provide you with a valuable qualification and let you earn while you learn. In this way you can avoid large student debt. There is always a big demand for Dental Nurses and other Dental professionals offering many employment opportunities.

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Career Progression

Qualifications Progression

After completing the course, you can progress onto post-registration qualifications in radiography, oral health education, sedation nursing, implant nursing, orthodontic nursing, and fluoride application.

You can also use the course as entry to a number of higher education courses, including foundation and bachelor’s degrees.

Job Progression

Candidates can progress into other dentistry roles such as:

  • Dental Practice Manager
  • Dental Technician
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentist
  • Dental Tutor

Course Syllabus

The course covers the new NEBDN syllabus and includes areas of knowledge that a dental nurse needs to develop in order to be able to practice competently. These include:

The course also provides extensive preparation for the practical part of the exam Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), and supports students with preparing the required Record of Experience.

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Why Study at The School of Dental Nursing?

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Complete your course closer to home by studying for your Dental Nursing Diploma in London or Reading.

London Location

3 The Mount, Acton, London, W3 9NW


Reading Location

80 London Street, Reading, RG1 4SJ

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