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Radiography (DNNET II vol 1)

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Overview

The use of radiation in a dental setting is essential but can be potentially hazardous if the proper precautions are not followed. The purpose of this module is to discuss the use of radiation in a dental setting and the processes involved in doing so in a safe manner. We discuss hazards and how to reduce potential risk factors to both patients and members of the dental team.

 

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Discuss ionising radiation
  • Define radiation protection in the dental environment
  • Discuss the principles of dental radiography
  • Describe dental radiographs, equipment and materials
  • Recognise the importance of patient management
  • List the procedures involved in the processing and mounting of dental radiographs
  • Be aware of the hazards associated with radiation in the dental surgery
  • Discuss the importance of assuring the quality of images and finding faults
  • Pass the 20-minute assessment

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Radiography (DNNET II vol 1).

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

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The use of radiation in a dental setting is essential but can be potentially hazardous if the proper precautions are not followed. The purpose of this module is to discuss the use of radiation in a dental setting and the processes involved in doing so in a safe manner. We discuss hazards and how to reduce potential risk factors to both patients and members of the dental team.

 

Modules

On completion of this CPD course, you should be able to:

  • Discuss ionising radiation
  • Define radiation protection in the dental environment
  • Discuss the principles of dental radiography
  • Describe dental radiographs, equipment and materials
  • Recognise the importance of patient management
  • List the procedures involved in the processing and mounting of dental radiographs
  • Be aware of the hazards associated with radiation in the dental surgery
  • Discuss the importance of assuring the quality of images and finding faults
  • Pass the 20-minute assessment

Requirements

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Qualifications

On successful completion of your course you will receive the learndirect Certificate of Completion of Training in Radiography (DNNET II vol 1).

Your course certificate will also state the number of CPD points/hours the course is eligible for.

View a sample of the certificate (opens in new window)

learndirect is one of the largest integrated providers of courses and qualifications, training, and employment services in the UK

  • Each year around 6,000 businesses equip their staff for success with learndirect
  • learndirect have helped more than 75,000 businesses equip their employees with the skills needed to improve productivity.
  • Almost 700,000 maths and English test passes have been achieved with learndirect.
  • 300,000 people fulfilled their career ambitions last year with learndirect.
  • Over 250,000 apprentices have achieved with learndirect.

Hear from our past Students

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