Student and trainees

The strict control measures relating to COVID-19 will affect many students and recent graduates in the dental and dental care professions across the UK over the coming months. We have issued a statement to try to address some of the concerns arising from this situation, but of course our primary concern at this time, is the safety of students, trainees, educators and the public.

Read about arrangements for dental and dental care professional students, and recent graduates
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Starting your career

The first step to starting your career in dentistry is to register with us.

More about starting your career

Student professionalism

Meet the standards expected of you to provide excellent patient care and effective team working.

More about student professionalism

Raising concerns

If you have concerns about an approved dental or DCP programme, let us know.

More about raising concerns

Guidance for those employing, supervising or training

For registrants employing student/trainee dental nurses and dental technicians.

More guidance for employers or supervisors