Dental Nursing Apprenticeships
Below is an overview of the Dental Nursing Apprenticeship, outlining the qualifications you will achieve and the units and vocational areas you will cover throughout your training as well as other important information such as course duration and funding.
|Units covered||There are 11 mandatory units that you must complete through your Diploma:
For full details about the full qualification please visit City & Guilds’ website.
|Entry requirements||You must be employed in a dental practice for a minimum of 30 hours/week.|
|Who is it for?||The qualification is open to any dental nurses employed in a dental practice who would like to achieve a recognised qualification approved by the General Dental Council.|
Aged 19 and over
Total People require employers to make a contribution towards the cost for all learners aged 19 years and over, embarking on an Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship programme. For more information please contact us on 01606 734000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
|Duration||Depending on your progress the exam for the Technical certificate is normally taken after 12 months. The whole qualification takes approximately 2 years to complete.|
|Start date||Available throughout the year|
|Assessment method||You will be assessed through a range of methods including:
You will either be required to attend evening training at a Total People centre or one of our advisers will come to you in the workplace and carry out the training remotely.
|Personal qualities||You need to have good communication skills and enjoy being part of a team, whilst also being enthusiastic and willing to learn.|
|Further progression||A range of further qualifications are available, including:
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