Previous CPD scheme

Different CPD rules were in place before the Enhanced CPD was introduced in 2018 for all dental professionals.

New CPD rules were introduced on:

CPD is done in five-year cycles, which means that from 1 August 2023 all dental professionals will be on the Enhanced CPD scheme, and will need to meet all of the minimum requirements to ensure continued registration.

You can find the guidance and the rules for the previous CPD scheme in the related downloads section on this page. 

Further information

Please contact us if you have any questions about the old CPD Scheme 2008 to 2017 specific to your personal circumstances.

Your eGDC account will provide you with personalised information on the number of CPD hours you need to complete during your current CPD cycle.