Welcome to the British Association of Dental Nurses


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The British Association of Dental Nurses is the UK’s only recognised professional association for dental nurses.  All dental nurses may join BADN, whether or not they are qualified, no matter where they work, and regardless of age, gender or race.  read more…

BADN Membership is now available both with and without indemnity cover.  For more details on the benefits of membership, please click BADN – Can You Afford NOT to Join?? Aug 13 (and for the boss, click Are Your Dental Nurses BADN Members? Aug 13) – to join please click here

To access the Autumn 2014  digital edition of the British Dental Nurses’ Journal, log into the members area (you will need your BADN membership number).  Members without internet access should contact Val on 01253 338366 or to request a hard copy.

To download the template of the BADN letter to HMRC regarding tax relief on CPD costs, please click here

For information and application form for the 2015 Dental Awards, click here.  For information and application form for the 2015 BADN Outstanding Contribution to Dental Nursing Award, please see below.

Find Out How Much You Could Save as a BADN Member

Simply enter how much you are paying (per month or per year) for household and other expenses, then click on the Calculate button to find out how much you could save with BADN Benefits.


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To take part in the 2015 BADN Membership Benefits Survey, open to both members and non-members, please click here (if using a mobile phone, please click here)

For information on the BADN Facebook Groups, please click here

For information on the DCP Symposium to be held in Cardiff on 8 May 2015, please visit the Wales page

For information on the Peninsula Employment Law and Health & Safety Briefing in Blackpool on 8 April 2015, please click here



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Not a Member Yet??

Isnt it time you joined your professional association and took advantage of the indemnity cover, verifiable CPD, free legal helpline, quarterly Journal – not to mention saving money with BADN Benefits?  For more details, click BADN – Can You Afford NOT to Join?? Aug 13….. and to persuade your employer that its in their best interests too, click Are Your Dental Nurses BADN Members? Aug 13

To join on line, click on “Join Up” above right and take advantage straight away of the benefits of BADN membership!


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Events 2015


 To see the Calendar of Events for 2015, please click 2015 Calendar  .    To include an event on the Calendar , please e-mail details to organise a BADN event, please contact  for a copy of our events policy and info pack.


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BADN E-Newsletters

Current BADN members may sign up for occasional general, regional and specialist area e-newsletters – just tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive; non-members may sign up for the non-member e-newsletter only.

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Latest News..


The 2015 National Dental Nursing Conference is being held as part of the Dentistry Show and registration is free to BADN members.  To register for Conference, log in to the members’ area now!

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To find out how to save the cost of your membership with BADN Benefits, log into the Members Only area here

To enter our competition, tell us how you have saved the cost of your membership, and win £20, courtesy of Parliament Hill, log into the Members Only area here

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