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Clinical Dental Technology (P.Grad.Dip.)

18 months part-time

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Course Director

Dr Brendan Grufferty

Telephone Number

01-612 7354 

postgrad.admin@dental.tcd.ie

Website

www.tcd.ie/dental/postgraduate/diploma/clinical-dental-technology/ 

Course Fees

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Course Description

The Postgraduate Diploma course is held over an eighteen-month period. The course provides a wide background of focused education and training in clinical dental technology techniques to enable the Clinical Dental Technician to work clinically to the highest national and international standards both safely and independently. A comprehensive education in the theoretical and clinical principles of treatment of edentulous and partially dentate patients is provided. The course leads to the award of Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Dental Technology (P. Grad. Dip. in Clinical Dental Technology)

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Course Details

Duration

18 months part-time

Next Intake

January 2023

Applicants must possess a dental technology degree. Entry to training in Clinical Dental Technology would normally follow a minimum of a three year period of general professional training. Applicants must have evidence of satisfactory protection against Hepatitis B. New regulations may require testing for Hepatitis C for new entrants to the HSE in the future. Applicants will also be required to undergo Garda (Police) vetting. Applicants will also need to include an additional 300-word statement indicating why they wish to undertake the course. For applicants whose first language is not English, the required proficiency for admission to this course is an IELTS (academic version) score of 7, with no individual band below 7.All applicants must upload a separate statement (no more than 300 words in length) stating why they wish to undertake the Diploma

Students will be required to undergo Garda Vetting, see https://www.tcd.ie/students/orientation/undergraduates/garda-vetting.php for further details.

Course Fees

Click here for a full list of postgraduate fees

Get In Touch

Course Director

Dr Brendan Grufferty

Telephone Number

01-612 7354 

postgrad.admin@dental.tcd.ie

Website

www.tcd.ie/dental/postgraduate/diploma/clinical-dental-technology/