Level 3 Certificate: Lead (Head) Dental Nursing

  • Dental Nurse Network
  • 395.00

This accredited course is for registered dental nurses who are looking to progress their careers into a leadership role in the clinical environment. The course is divided into four modules, each with a series of presentations and assessments.

It will take up to six months to complete and includes both Level 1 and 2 training.



•    Module 1: Caring for the dental team. Assessment: Create an induction plan and checklist for a trainee dental nurse.
•    Module 2: Management skills for lead dental nurse. Assessment:Submit the agenda and the minutes for a team meeting that you hold.
•    Module 3: Professionalism, and legal and ethical issues. Assessment: Plan and hold a short training session for the dental team
(minimum of two GDC registrants) on the topic of whistle-blowing. Submit lesson plan, reflective journal and learner feedback for a minimum of 2 GDC registrants.
•    Module 4: Clinical and practical skills. Assessments: 1) Complete an audit. (This will include completing the audit, creating and implementing an action plan, then re-auditing to check progress.) 2) Create a surgery folder for locum dental nurses to use when they are in the practice


1.    Online tutorials;
2.    Interactive zoom classes;
3.    Downloadable booklet;
4.    Unlimited access to learning materials for 6 months.
5.    Excellent tutor support.
6.    Nationwide availability;
7.    30 hours of verifiable CPD;
8.    Accredited Level 3 Certificate in Lead Dental Nursing, awarded upon successful completion.


£395.00 inc. VAT
30 hours of verifiable CPD. 

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