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Dental professionals have a duty to keep their knowledge and skills up to date.

A primary qualification is only the first step in their education and development which should last throughout their professional life.


  • Review your activity
  • Reflect on impact on your daily practice and patients
  • Make a record of your reflection
  • Adjust PDP as needed

We require all registrants to undertake continuing professional development (CPD) to maintain their registration. This is because we believe CPD makes a contribution to supporting registrants to maintain our Standards and patient protection.