NEBDN Certificate in Fluoride Varnish Application
NEBDN’s new qualification in Fluoride Varnish Application provides dental nurses with an educational experience in knowledge, critical understanding, intellectual skills, practical skills and personal attitude. This will enable them to provide effective fluoride varnish application within a community-based programme and/or on prescription from a dentist or as part of a structured dental health programme.
NEBDN’s Certificate in Fluoride Varnish Application is a versatile qualification that can be undertaken either in conjunction with the NEBDN Certificate in Oral Health Education, or, as a standalone qualification. Should a registered dental nurse wish to combine the two, please also refer to the NEBDN Certificate in Oral Health Education.
NEBDN post registration course – Fluoride Varnish Application:
Course start date: Start learning the same day when you join.
Who’s it for: This qualification is suitable for GDC registered dental nurses assisting their dentist in fluoride application. The qualification supports dental nurse development both professionally and on a personal level; developing self-confidence and self-belief. Through enhancing your skills, you will gain further respect from dentists and hygienists with whom you work as part of a team educating and improving the oral health of patients.
Record of Competence: To achieve a certificate in Fluoride Varnish Application you are required to complete a work-based Record of Competence (RoC). There are two sections to the RoC.
Course Duration: 6 Months.
Study Method: Online/remote via Zoom, WhatsApp and our Online Students Hub.
Lessons: One lesson per month (3 hours). One-to-one classes are also available on demand.
Awarding Body: National Exam Board for Dental Nurses (NEBDN).
NEBDN Course Syllabus: FULL version of the NEBDN Fluoride Varnish Application Syllabus
Course Fee: £800.
Exam Fee: There is no examination required for this qualification, however a fee of £95 is required to get the Certificate.
Exam dates: March or September.
Finance: You can choose to pay monthly.
- Already GDC registered
- Have the support of a GDC registered dentist
- Have access to radiographic equipment necessary to complete the Portfolio.