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Short courses at our Dental Academy

Browse our dentistry short courses and book your place 

Browse our short courses and continuing professional development (CPD) courses in all aspects of dentistry – from programmes focused on dental photography and radiography, to tooth whitening and impression taking courses. 

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Local Dental Council (LDC)

You can find more information and documents related to dentistry in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight on the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Local Dental Council (LDC) website.

Dental Academy Short Courses

10 February 2023 / 30 June 2023 

This course is specifically for dental hygienists and therapists who would like to expand their knowledge and develop their skills by providing tooth whitening for patients, focusing on home and in-surgery techniques.

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10 March 2023 

This practical one-day course is designed to improve skills and confidence in cavity preparation and placing adhesive posterior and anterior restorations. 

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5 May 2023 

This hands-on CPD course is designed to assist and support primary care practitioners in effectively managing caries in the paediatric dentition using a Hall preformed metal crown.

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12 May 2023 

The aim of this day course is to educate and train dental hygienists and dental therapists in duties relating to the referral for radiography, justification of X-ray examinations, selection of appropriate radiographs and reporting of images.

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2 June 2023 

The aims of this course are to improve knowledge and skills in the use of indirect restorations to improve outcomes for patient care.

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Where to find us

The Dental Academy is a short walk from Portsmouth and Southsea train station and a Park and Ride bus stop.

When you come to your course, use the map below to find us.