I want to know more about the NVQ.
NVQ in dental nursing is made up of a number of units. These are further broken down into elements which are completed during the course. All units have to be achieved before a whole award can be made, but there is the option of
credit if the candidate can not achieve the whole award. You will undergo
continuous assessment through out the training programme both at the Centre
and at the Dental Practice.
Oral Health Care Support
Oral Health Care Dental Nursing
and Dental Anatomy
The National Examining Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN) provides examination for NVQ Level 2 and Level 3 each year on:
Saturday in May
The format of the exam is multiple-choice questions, short answers and tables/diagrams; plus a case study for Level 3
Dental Nursing qualification is dependent on the following criteria:
- NVQ Level 2 & 3 examinations
CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Following Qualification the Registered Dental Nurse may attend further courses in the following subjects: