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Dental Equipment

Course ref: DEN

Duration: 3 Days

Course Description:

This course covers introductions to, Principles of and Practical Equipment aspects of the following: Operating units, Dental Chairs, Compressors, Dental X-ray and other associated ancillaries.

Who Should Attend:

The course provides an excellent grounding for medical engineering staff involved with the servicing and maintenance of dental equipment.

Pre-requisites:

The pre-requisites of the courses are that learners have a sound knowledge of Electronic Engineering either an HNC or equivalent qualification, or equivalent work experience, as the Level 3 courses are both practical and theory based. Minimum age for entry onto the course is 19 years old.

Course Aim:

To provide learners with the basic knowledge and practical experience needed in order to be able to carry out inspection, servicing and repairs across a variety of Dental equipment in accordance with MHRA guidance, IEC Standards, relevant manufacturers’ information and the National Occupational Standard for Servicing Dental Equipment.

Course Objectives:

On conclusion of the course the learners will be able to:

  • Describe the engineering and functional operation of dental operating units, associated dental equipment and ancillaries including: aspirators, chairs, lights, compressors, x-ray, descalers, polymer units and dental sterilisers.
  • Carry out inspection, testing, fault finding and servicing of dental equipment in accordance with the relevant legislation, standards and manufacturers’ information.

Accreditation:

On successful completion of the course learners will gain an Open College Network West Midlands Level 3 award in Servicing Dental Equipment.

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What Next?

Learners should consider enrolling on one of our 3-day equipment specific programmes to provide further focus on particular medical equipment.

Learners should also consider enrolling on the Level 5 Diploma in Medical Equipment Technologies.

Course Duration:

3 Days

Course Fees:

    £749 +VAT (Accommodation available at additional cost)

Location:

Training is delivered at our purpose built training facility located in the West Midlands Find Out More

Upcoming Dates:

  • 2019
  • 5 - 7 March
  • 18 - 20 June
  • 8 - 10 October

Level:

3

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