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We are continually recruiting for our NEBDN post registration courses we deliver at the school. We request that you submit your application form if you are interested and then we can give further advice and guidance to the date of commencement. The start date will be determined by the number of applications received.

This course is aimed at dental nurses who assist in the surgery during routine conscious sedation.

The course will run over a 12 month period.

Qualifications available:

Certificate in Dental Sedation Nursing (DSN): Full Award
Award in Inhalation Sedation Dental Nursing (IHSN)


Course outline & entry requirements:

Start Date: To Be Confirmed

Number of sessions: 9 in total, some students may require further one to one appointments for support with their Record of Competence, these can be booked on an individual basis. The study days will include all the theoretical instruction and practical experience needed to fulfill the NEBDN syllabus.

Exam Date: To Be Confirmed


To be eligible for the course you must:

  • Attend an informal interview prior to being enrolled onto the course
  • Be registered with the GDC
  • Have the support of your employer to support you in the completion of the record of competence
  • Commit to 100% attendance on the given course dates
  • Be able to meet the clinical requirements for the record of competence

The Award:

In order to achieve the award you will have to successfully complete: –

  • A Record of Competence
  • A written examination paper ( 1 hour 30 minutes) in the form of multiple choice and extended matching questions


The full cost of the course is £850.00 per candidate.

Please see course Fact Sheet and timetable below for further information:

Dental Sedation Fact Sheet

If you are interested in applying please fill in the application form below and return to the school.

Application form- Post-Reg

If you require any further information please contact the course administrators Wayne Thomas or  Cheryl Ogden

Tel: 0161 272 5670

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