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Qualification name BTEC Diploma in Dental Technology
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Pearson Education Ltd (Formerly EDEXCEL)
Learning method Classroom based
Course type Free Courses for Jobs
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 2nd September 2024
Cost description Please see our website for details
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

In this course, you'll dive into the thriving 7 billion UK dental care market, discovering the 67,669 dental care practitioners shaping the industry. Uncover the evolving landscape where professionals like dental therapists and technicians play a crucial role in delivering dental care.Embark on a journey with BTEC Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma, offering pathways to employment, apprenticeships, or university studies. Aligned with the General Dental Council's Learning Outcomes and Skills for Health National Occupational Standards, these qualifications pave the way for a rewarding career as a registered dental care professional.Throughout the course, you'll develop core laboratory skills, delve into dental and material science, and explore the vital aspects of communication, legislation, and ethics in dentistry. Whether you envision crafting innovative dental technologies or contributing to the medical devices field, this program equips you with the skills to make a meaningful impact in the dental technology sector. Join us and shape the future of dental care!

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

A minimum of five GCSEs at Grade 4 or aboveIncluding English Language, Maths and Science (Combined) at Grade 4 or aboveA Level 2 qualification in Science with a Merit profile may be accepted instead of a GCSE Science All applicants will be invited for an interview and assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.

View the key features of this course.

This comprehensive dental technology course encompasses a range of essential units. Beginning with Dental Technology Fundamentals, students delve into foundational concepts, techniques, and roles within the field. The curriculum prioritizes safety through in-depth coverage of Medical Emergencies and First Aid tailored to dental settings, fostering effective communication within the dental team. Dental Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease provide a thorough understanding of oral structures and common

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

You will be assessed by a combination of practical assignments, written assignments, and course work.

Successful completion of this course will qualify you to register with the General Dental Council and gain employment as a registered Dental Technician.Following the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Dental Technology, you may wish to further expand your knowledge and skills and progress into Higher Education to study for a Foundation or Bachelors degree.

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Name King's Cross Centre
Address 211 Grays Inn Road
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