Dental Care Professionals (DCPs): Advancing Dental Care National Stakeholder Event (NW200304A)

AvailabilityCourse has taken place
SubjectAdvancing Dental Care
DescriptionThis is a fantastic opportunity to have your views heard and help inform future ADC work into DCP training and education.
Additional information

HEE invites you to a roundtable discussion with DCPs. The discussion will examine the findings of the review to date and invite you participate in the formative discussions around potential reform options to develop an education and training structure which can respond to the changing needs of patients and services within the context of the NHS Long Term Plan.

Registration from 9:30am


A selection of vegetarian/non vegetarian options will be made available, however please be aware that we are unable to cater for special dietary requirements such as Gluten Free, Nut Allergy, Vegan. We therefore suggest that delegates bring their own food if you have a specialist requirement.

VenuePark Inn by Radisson Manchester City Centre, Manchester - Greater Manchester  View details
Date & timeWednesday 4 March 2020, 10:00 to 15:30
LecturersDonna Holden & Mr Malcolm Smith  View details
Target audienceMandatory: Dental Hygienist, or Dental Nurse, or Dental Therapist, or Clinical Dental Technician, or Dental Technician, or Orthodontic Therapist
Development outcomeB, C, D
Course styleWorkshop
Core topic Not a core topic
CateringRefreshments and Lunch
CPD hours4:30
CostNo charge
  • To promote increased understanding of the work of the Advancing Dental Care programme through engagement with DCP stakeholders
  • To share with stakeholders the findings from the Advancing Dental Care Review, and to seek the opinions of Dental Care Professionals on their future education and training; and on the career development needs of this group of registrants.
Learning outcomes

By the end of the event, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the objectives of the Advancing Dental Care Review and the findings from the first phase.
  • Recognise the importance of stakeholder engagement and its value to the continuing ADC programme.
  • Explain the relevance of the workforce intelligence findings and how they relate to DCPs.
  • Recognise how the scope of practice of DCPs can be best utilised within the dental team of the future.
  • Analyse and evaluate current and future clinical and academic education and training pathways for DCPs, including innovative opportunities.