Advanced Impression Taking & Shade Selection
Theory and Practical activity
Training can be delivered in one of our national centres or can be offered at your workplace *subject to location and number of participants.
One session required for tutor delivery
The course will provide GDC registered dental nurses with an in depth knowledge of dental impression materials and various techniques in order to facilitate patient treatment and increase patient care. You will be provided with underpinning knowledge which will be further developed through practical application during the training session and then continued to develop a record of experience within your work place.
The aim of the course is to provide continued professional development training for registered dental nurses enabling them to competently undertake dental impressions in a clinical environment for a range of activities including whitening trays, study models and mouth guards.
Combine your skills on our event and complete Shade selection competency! “Shade taking made easy” Identifying delicate balance between managing realistic goals against patient expectations. Colour perception and subjective interpretation. Colour mapping techniques.
The course dates below are for events in Dudley.
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Qualified, GDC registered dental nurse
Access to patients to complete record of experience
GDC registered professional competent in impression taking
To achieve certificate of competency
Theory and practical delivery from a course tutor
Achieve 10 Grade 1 impressions post course
All our activities meet the educational criteria required for Verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning Scheme.