Impression Taking Course

London Academy of Dental Nurse Training

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    Covid-19 Important Update:

    Due to the current situation with Covid-19, social distancing and cross-infection restrictions, we are unable to confirm the date of the next course taking place at the BDA.

    We are now offering this course as an interactive life online lecture.

    If you are interested in joining our next course and would like us to contact us once we have a date confirmed, or if you have any questions, please email [email protected] or call 0207 205 2299.

    Course Details

    This 3 hours CPD course will provide the theoretical knowledge and skills needed in order to competently take impressions of patients to the prescription of a dentist.

    Date: 20th February 2021 and 18th April 2021

    Time: 10.00am – 1.00pm

    Who: GDC Registered Dental Nurses

    Where: Online (live interactive)

    Fee: £95.00 incl. Vat

    Required documents: Copy of your GDC Registration Document

    Course objectives

    • Clinical patient management
    • Dental Impression materials
    • Selection of impression Material and trays
    • Restorative dentistry procedures
    • Cross infection control and handling of dental impressions
    • Impression techniques
    • Impression errors
    • Feedback on in practice impression taking the assignment


    By the end of the course dental nurses will be able to:

    • Identify the most suitable impression materials that can be used for each of restorative procedures
    • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of restorative procedures
    • Demonstrate competency in safely taking dental impressions under the prescription of a dentist

    This Course will provide 3 verifiable CPD hours