Course Information

Who’s it for: Adult Learners (16+)
Duration: 1 Year
Study Method:  Classroom
Lessons: 1 session of 2 hours weekly
Location: Metropolitan University 166-220 Holloway Rd, London, N7 8DB. (Dental Tutors is run independantly to Metropolitan University)

Awarding Body: National Exam Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN)

Tuition Fees: £1400 (excludes NEBDN examination fees)
Registration Fee: £400
Exam Fee: £485

Finance options are available.

You do not need any specific academic qualifications to begin studying and working as a trainee dental nurse. However, we prefer you to have some GCSEs, including English. Your skills and general suitability for the work are also important. Applications are welcomed from all UK or EU nationals, and international students subject to visa status.

Routes to training:


NEBDN Course Content:

  • Health & Safety.
  • Emergencies in the Dental Surgery.
  • Structure of a Tooth.
  • Microbiology & Infection Control.
  • Dental Materials & Equipment.
  • Regional & General Anatomy.
  • Radiography.
  • Orthodontics.
  • Oral Surgery.
  • Removable Prosthesis.
  • Paediatric Dentistry.
  • Restorative Dentistry.
  • Oral Disease & Prevention.
  • Local/General Anaesthesia & Sedation.
  • Statutory Registration & Teamwork.
  • Professionalism.
  • Charting.
  • Record Keeping.
  • Communication.
  • Patient Management & Care.
  • Gerodontology.

Career Progress

Contact us

If you would like to enrol or find out more about how Dental Tutors can help, please get in touch using the contact form below. Alternatively, please feel free to call or email us directly to discuss our dental nurse courses.

For all telephone enquiries, please call our main reception between 8.30am-3.30pm

Tel: 07969 347015

Metropolitan University 166-220 Holloway Rd, London, N7 8DB.

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Dental Nurse College