Placing Temporary Dressings

Placing Temporary Dressings

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Placing Temporary Dressings

This course aims to deliver an extended duties course in line with GDC scope of practice for Hygienists/Therapists who qualified pre 2002 or EU Hygienists looking to register with the GDC.

Learning Outcomes

  • • Understand why we place temporary dressings
  • • Review GDC scope of practice
  • • Review legal matters surrounding scope of practice
  • • Review temporary filling & cementing materials
  • • Discover current trends and techniques utilised in placement of temp fillings
  • · Discuss when not to place dressing or recement crowns.
  • • Discuss the consequences of failure to refer back to GDP
  • • Hands -on Practice techniques in simulated environment.

This is designed as a half day programme of study and will carry 4 VCPD (category C &D)

Placing Temporary Dressings

  •  GDC registered Dental Professionals
  • Non registered EU Hygienists looking to register with the GDC

Placing Temporary Dressings


  • Thursday 13th June   09:00- 13:00

Placing Temporary Dressings

Face to face training day with hands on sessions

Lisa qualified as a Dental Hygienist in 1990 from Leeds University. She has worked in all areas of Dental Practice since then, including NHS, Private, Research, Forensics and Education. As a result, Lisa has had a wealth of experience over almost 30 years. She is a member of the Higher Education Academy having attained her PG Diploma in Medical Education 2 years ago and graduated in 2019 with a Masters. Lisa has delivered postgraduate training for Hygienists, Therapists and Dental Nurses for over 20 years and currently is a lecturer with Cardiff University and is a current examiner with NEBDN.

Another passion of Lisa’s is forensics and she is an associate member of the British Association of Forensic Dentistry (BAFO) and was part of the team of Odontology during the arduous and somewhat humbling task of identifications post Grenfell Tower disaster 2017. She has also been involved in acting as an expert witness for the courts on behalf of Dental Protection in a crown court case.

Lifelong study is essential to the growth of any industry and Lisa is continuing her work in the further development of Dental Nurse training and postgraduate studies for all DCPs.

Lisa has a commission with the RAF air cadets, a progressive militarised youth organisation. She is also involved with target shooting at Bisley shooting ground and is currently one of the Chief Range Officers for the NRA.

Placing Temporary Dressings

Placing Temporary Dressings


£75.00 (payable on booking)

Placing Temporary Dressings Course Fee: £175.00

Deposit of £75.00 payable on booking.

Remaining course fee payable thereafter.


All course material

Hot and Cold Refreshments


A non-refundable deposit will secure your course place.

The remainder of the course fee is due before the course day and you will receive an invoice to settle the remaining.

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