Taught course

Dental Sedation and Pain Management

Institution
UCL Institute of Education · Eastman Dental Institute
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

All applicants must normally hold an approved medical or dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience post-qualification. For further requirements please refer to the institute's Dental Sedation and Pain Management PG Cert http://www.ucl.ac.uk/eastman/education/programmes/dental-sedation-and-pain-management-postgraduate-certificate page.

If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.

The English language level for this programme is: Good.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry

May

Course content

This Postgraduate Certificate programme develops students\' theoretical and practical competencies in the fast-developing world of sedation and pain management, and is studied part-time over one year. It is compliant with UK sedation guidelines.

The programme is available to both doctors and dentists, which is unique in the UK. The programme invites guest speakers from other institutions and the Programme Director himself is a visiting professor from UWC, Cape Town, providing connections with the international sedation community. You can find out more about the programme on the main Dental Sedation and Pain Management page.

Find out more about the programme on the institute's Dental Sedation and Pain Management PG Cert page.

Part-time: 1 year;

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

Assessment

The programme is delivered through lectures, clinical skills seminars, problem-based learning and directly supervised clinical sessions sedating patients. Students also receive simulation training in the management of medical emergencies.

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 3370 1214