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Dental Nursing

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Coatbridge Campus

Content

This course will provide the underpinning knowledge, skills and expertise to attain the additional dental nursing qualifications outlined in the General Dental Councils Scope of Practice.

In year 1 you will develop the skills required to work safely and effectively as a member of the dental team, this experience will support portfolio development which is a requirement of this qualification. In addition, knowledge will be developed via taught lessons in college and this will prepare you for the external assessment associated with year 1 of the HND Dental Nursing.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers including English. Participation at an information session, skills assessment and interview forms part of the selection criteria.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

You will be required to be immunised in line with Occupational Health's recommendation.

Progression Routes

Employment as a Dental Nurse

Start Date

January

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Blended learning
Part time (evening)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Dental Nursing

SCQF Level

8

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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