Dental Nurse Education (Members)
ENHANCED CPD – WHAT DOES IT MEAN?
For an overview of the new GDC CPD requirements, please click ENHANCED CPD
Copies of the BADN CPD Activity Log and Personal Development Plan will be available here shortly.
UNIVERSITY OF KENT MSc – APPLIED DENTAL PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE (April 2014)
For information on this MSc – designed for healthcare professionals who want to develop within their professional role, specifically designed to meet the needs of qualified, registered dental provessionals wishing to develop their academic ability while maintaining their professional role, click Univ Kent MSc
BADN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PORTFOLIO PLANNER (February 2014)
To access the BADN PDP Planner, which contains information on CPD as well as planning, recording and reflection sheets for you to download and print, click BADN PDP Planner and Appendix to BADN PDP Planner
To see the results of the BADN 2012-13 CPD Survey, Click Here
For information on the end of the 2008-2013 CPD cycle, click here
For information on the GDC’s CPD consultation, click here
Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Frameworks Surveys (29 July 2013)
Please find attached a link to the surveys regarding the flexibilities within the Dental Nursing Apprenticeship Frameworks. The surveys are quite short and shouldn’t take too long to complete and there are separate ones for England and Wales.
Please forward to all trainer colleagues as well as those who followed the Apprenticeship route to becoming a dental nurse – it is important that your thoughts and opinions are heard.
City & Guilds Award in Understanding the External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice
Qualification code: 6312-43
For more information, click here
For more information on primary qualifications, click here
For more information on post-registration awards, click here
FGDP KEY SKILLS ASSESSMENT FOR DCPs
SPECIAL RATE FOR BADN MEMBERS
BADN has agreed a special rate for its members who undertake the FGDP(UK) Key Skills for DCPs Assesment.
The agreed price is £50 for registration, which includes study pack, and free submission of first Key Skill. The following Key Skills will be £20 each per submission.
Key Skills Assessment is open to all dental care professional (DCPs) and it can be completed via distance learning. Each successful completion of a Key Skill portfolio will give participants 10 CPD hours. For further details on the FGDP(UK) Key Skills, please visit our webpage at:
SAFEchild is a charity dedicated to Child Protection. They offer online and face to face training courses, CRB checks and child protection policies and procedures. Their online training courses are now available at a specially reduced rate to BADN members. Online courses take as little as an hour to complete and usually cost £27.50 for an individual, however BADN membership will entitle you to special discounted rates so that all staff can receive appropriate training.