Post Registration in the Certificate in Orthodontic Nursing

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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 Registered Dental Nurses who assist in orthodontic procedures.

The course will run over a 12 month period.

Course outline and entry requirements:

Start Date: To Be Confirmed

Number of sessions:  16 in total, study days will include all the theoretical instruction and practical experience needed to fulfill the NEBDN syllabus along with the support required to compile and submit your Record of Competence and sit the NEBDN examination.

Exam Date:

To Be Confirmed


To be eligible for this course you must:

  • Attend an informal interview prior to being accepted onto the course which will take place at The Central Manchester School for Dental Care Professionals
  • Have the support of your employer in the completion of the Record of Competency and be able to commit to 100% attendance on the given course dates
  • Be able to meet the clinical requirements of the Record of Competence
  • Be registered with the General Dental Council

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) this will be in the form of multiple choice and extended matching questions


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

NHS practices that come under the catchment areas of the North Western Deanery (Cumbria & Lancashire, Cheshire & Merseyside & Greater Manchester) are eligible for part-funding towards the course fee. If you are eligible for a funded place, the course fee will be £350.00, if you are not eligible for a funded place you will be required to pay £850.00.

Please see course Fact Sheet for further information.

Orthodontic Nursing Fact Sheet

If you are interested in applying for this course please fill in the application form below.

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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