Dental Nurse Integrated Apprenticeship – Level 3
This apprenticeship equips you to support all dental professionals and ensure high standards of cleanliness and infection control. Dental nurses prepare instruments, materials and medicaments for dental procedures, mix materials, sterilise instruments, keep records, note dictation, carry out stock control and ensure patient comfort and safety throughout their visit.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
The apprenticeship is aimed at anyone interested in becoming a dental nurse.
You will need a high level of GCSE Maths and English at grades C/5 or above. This is a nursing qualification and requires the higher academic profile.
You should be working in a dental surgery as a dental nurse: if not, we can support you to find an employer.
You also need:
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Excellent customer service skills – including empathy for the clients
- Excellent time management
- A commitment to pursuing a career as a dental nurse
What will you learn?
The apprenticeship covers all the aspects of being a dental nurse, for example:
How will you learn?
You will study on Microsoft Teams via Class until October, then continue with face-to-face sessions at the Roundhouse, Derby.
You will also receive:
- One-to-one support from your assessor
- Support and practical training at work
What will you need to bring with you?
You need a laptop.
How will you be assessed?
- Products of work
- Professional discussion
- Exams and End Point Assessment
You could advance your qualifications to Level 4.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
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Course Information Last Updated On: May 17, 2023 9:25 am