Health & Social Care

Apprenticeship Standard in Dental Nursing - J200

Off Site Full Time Level 3

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This apprenticeship is for trainee Dental Nurses to enable them to meet the professional standard within the industry.

Course Details

Knowledge and skills areas that will be covered include:

  • Dental and regional anatomy
  • Respiratory and circulatory systems
  • Health Promotion and disease prevention
  • Transmission of infectious diseases and their prevention
  • Materials, equipment and resources
  • Medical emergencies
  • Legislative compliance and regulatory requirements
  • Dental team and GDC guidelines
  • Communication
  • Self-manaement
  • Clinical skills
  • Patient care
  • Patient management
  • Professionalism
  • Management skills
  • Taking responsibility
Entry Guidelines
  • Apprentices must be in paid employment, usually 30 hours a week.
  • Level 2 English and maths
  • Individual employers may identify other relevant entry requirements.
Assessment Method

Apprentices will complete a GDC approved Licence to Practice qualification and if not already achieved English and Maths at Level 2.

Where can I progress to?

On achievement of this apprenticeship the apprentice can register with the General Dental Council as a qualified Dental Nurse.

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Starting 30th January 2021 - Ending - 29th October 2022REF J200M003

Please contact Employer Services team on 0151 551 7610.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

Starting 31st July 2021 - Ending - 28th July 2023REF J200N001

Please contact Employer Services team on 0151 551 7610.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 2020-21.

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