3 Month Membership Holiday for Members

By |March 23rd, 2020|Blog|

Due to the current onging situation with the Covid-19 virus, SBDN have made the decision give our full and dual members a Membership Holiday so please do not worry about your fees. Initially this will be for 3 months but we will monitor the situation.

FGDP Dean calls for greater diversity

By |March 18th, 2020|Blog|

  The Dean of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (FGDP(UK)), Ian Mills, has called for the leaderships of dental organisations to better reflect the diversity of the profession. Ian Mills, Dean of FGDP(UK) In an address to Faculty members and professional leaders at the FGDP(UK) Annual Dinner and Awards, he said dental leaders have [...]

Scotland Regional Study Day

By |July 19th, 2019|Blog|

Bookings are now open for our first Scotland regional group study day.

ECPD Guidelines

By |June 21st, 2019|Blog|

CPD is far more than meeting GDC requirements, it is about lifelong learning and maintaining the public’s trust in our skills, knowledge and competence. Want to find out more?

Oral Care and people with learning disabilities – Published 6th March, 2019

By |March 24th, 2019|Blog|

Good oral health is an important factor in people's general health and quality of life. Much evidence shows that people with learning disabilities  have poorer oral health and are more likely to access dental services. There is a legal requirement for dental services to make a reasonable adjustment so services can be accessed... Read more [...]

NEBDN – Quality Manager Vacancy

By |February 18th, 2019|Blog|

External/Internal Recruitment Advertisement Quality Manager Competitive Salary Plus Benefits Based in Preston, Lancashire, NEBDN is the charitable awarding body of choice for dental nurse training and accreditation, demonstrated by our track record of offering high calibre, widely renowned qualifications which are recognised for their quality, value and relevance to the ever-changing dental sector. We have [...]

Alcohol Brief Intervention Information

By |November 17th, 2018|Blog, SBDN|

The Patron of the Society recently provided an article for Smile Magazine on Alcohol Identification and Brief Intervention  and advised of a link to the free e-learning. The article is added below for your interest. Alcohol Consumption and Advice: Is it a taboo subject?   Fiona Ellwood Chair of the National Oral Health Promotion Group [...]

100 Dental Nurses, 100 stories – Get involved

By |August 27th, 2018|Blog|

The Society of British Dental Nurses are looking for 100 Dental Nurses, 100 stories for the story boards for the upcoming Professor Ireland  Annual Lecture. Do you have a story to share relating to your career as a dental nurse, or a project or charity event that as a dental nurse that you have been [...]

North West DCP School – Hygiene and Therapy Qualification

By |November 4th, 2016|Blog, SBDN|

Are you interested in becoming a dental hygienist /therapist? Why not take a look at our website? www.mandcp.co.uk  The Greater Manchester School for Dental Care Professionals is based in Salford in Greater Manchester and provides an intensive full time, 27-month course that prepares candidates to take the Diplomas in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy of [...]