Why attend this course?

This course is designed for qualified dental nurses to confidently and safely integrate the knowledge of diagnostic, treatment planning, surgical and restorative protocols of implant dentistry into their practice. On completion of the course and examination, you will be awarded with the nationally recognised qualification of NEBDN Certificate in Dental Implant Nursing.

What will I learn?

This course will teach all aspects of implant dentistry from basic surgical anatomy and physiology, the latest minimally traumatic extraction techniques, planning a patient’s surgical and restorative journey to maintenance and complications. The importance of team approach as well as an evidence-based understanding of the components, equipment, materials and technologies available to the dental implant team will also be covered. This course will have a heavy emphasis on hands-on clinical application. You will gain the required clinical competence by assisting dentists during the provision of surgical and restorative stages of implant treatment.

This qualification aims to provide:

  • A standardised and quality assured learning experience at an NEBDN accredited centre
  • An independent and objective assessment of knowledge by NEBDN
  • Develop a detailed Record of Competence at ICE Postgraduate Dental Institute & Hospital as evidence of practical experience at the workplace
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification awarded by NEBDN in Dental Implant Nursing


1 day per month academic teaching

4 clinical days over the 10 months


10 months

Start date

February 2019


ICE Postgraduate Dental Institute & Hospital


£1350.00 – deposit of £350 on application followed by 10 monthly instalments of £100


37.5 verifiable hours


Gillian Crofts