Meet your GDC CPD obligations while having fun and refreshing your skills with our specialist courses for Dental Practices
Medical emergencies in Dental Practices are rare, however they do happen and all members of the dental team need to know their role in the event of an emergency.
The General Dental Council emphasises that “all dental professionals are responsible for putting patients interests first, and acting to protect them”. As part of that commitment all dental professionals must undertake continuous professional development (CPD).
Medical emergencies are one of the three core subjects which must be covered in any 5 year CPD cycle. The GDC recommend a minimum of 10 hours is spent on medical emergencies in that time period, with a recommendation of at least 2 hours CPD conducted in this subject every year.
We offer two courses specifically for Dental Practices:
This 2-hour course provides you with an update of your basic skills, including CPR & AED
This 4-hour course blends Medical Emergencies and Drugs training with your CPR & AED update
Director of Training, Heather Sawyer
Our specialist Dental courses have been designed by our Director of Training: Heather Sawyer. Not only is Heather a registered nurse and long-time first aid trainer, she is also a speaker on Medical Emergencies in Dental Practices.
She speaks regularly on the subject of Medical Emergencies in Dental Practices for the East of England Postgraduate Dental Medical Centre at venues such as Addenbrooke's, The L&D and The Princess Alexandra Hospitals.
Individual Certificates show hours, aims, objectives, outcomes & reflections
Free Practice Certificate to display on your waiting room wall
Our expert trainers are friendly and always happy to answer your questions
We know how important your certificates are as a part of your CPD, so we make sure that they hit the mark for what you need.
Excellent - full of wisdom and wonderful interesting anecdotes. Learnt loads
Very informative & easy to understand
Very enjoyable course done in a very chilled way. Didn't feel under any pressure
V. well structured & concise. Good demos also
Excellent examples given. Brilliant small nuggets of information and experience
Very relevant course material delivered in a memorable way. Thank you.
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