Orthodontic therapy programmes & qualifications

Orthodontic therapy programmes and qualifications

In the table below are details of qualifications leading to registration with the GDC as an orthodontic therapist, and the schools that offer these programmes.

Registering with the GDC

If you wish to register with us, please check your qualification is listed below. If this is the case, you can then apply for registration. If you hold an older qualification, not listed below, please contact the Customer Advice and Information Team.

If you have qualified outside the UK, please check your route to registration.

Inspection reports

Underneath the details for each school are links to the most recent GDC inspection reports for each programme. Please note that the first report for a programme will not be published until the year the first cohort graduates, or later if an on-going sufficiency decision cannot be given at that point. At the end of each report are observations received from the school on the contents of the report and any requirements and recommendations made by the GDC. Find out more about the GDC inspection process.

 

 England

 
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 Scotland

 
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  • Coatbridge College

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    Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy

    This programme has been provisionally accepted by the GDC Registrar. The decision as to the approval of a new programme for dental care professionals will not be made until the first cohort has completed their studies and examinations, or assessments, and the programme inspected by the GDC. The recommendations of the inspection panel must then be considered by the Registrar. Please contact the provider for further information about the programme.
     
  • Edinburgh Postgraduate Dental Institute

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    Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy

    EdinburghOTprogrammereport2009.pdfInspection report 2009 - pdf (37KB)

 

 Wales

 
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