Save The Date - School Taster Day March 8th 2018

To be completed by: Wed 07 Mar 2018

Time: -Wed 07 Mar 2018 | Venue:

The Northern Dental Education Centre will be holding a taster day aimed at Year 10 and 11 students on Thursday 8th March. The day will include a variety of interactive activities, to provide an insight into the careers and courses available and possible progression routes in the Dentistry industry


The Northern Dental Education Centre (NORDEC) is a brand new dental education centre in the heart of Bradford, West Yorkshire.

NORDEC offers apprenticeships and continuous professional development qualifications for the dentistry profession. It is part of the Bradford College Group and funded by the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership.

The centre is designed to improve the skills and knowledge of the entire dental team. It is dedicated to training current and future dental professionals, driving up clinical standards and improving clinical leadership.


For the taster day activites include:


- Introduction to Dental Nursing and what to expect when joining our courses

- Decontamination demonstration to cover handwashing technique, and Decontamination in primary care dental practices

- First Aid practice to show how to deal with cuts, burns, breaks, sprains and eye injuries.

- Introduction to a workiing surgery; how the dental chair works and the materias we might find in practice

- Discussing dental instruments and their uses, with a practical restoration (Filling) demonstration in the Phantom Head Room


To express interest or reserve places for your students please email



Published: 23/02/2018
Audience: Secondary schools - Year 10 and 11
Contact: Raj Bhardwaj

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