An Introduction to Intraoral Scanning

Contributes 25 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes you through an overview of intraoral scanners, including adoption rates and successful use of intraoral scanners.

You will be presented with a short presentation followed by an assessment.

If you achieve 80% or more, you pass the course and will receive a printable certificate to place in your CPD folder. If you do not pass, you will have the opportunity to review the content and retake the assessment when you feel confident.


This course aims to provide a brief overview of the indications, benefits, and accuracies of intraoral scanners and highlight the clinical and financial benefits of intraoral scanners within various aspects of dentistry. 


Learners will be able to:

  • Detail the indications of an intraoral scanner
  • Discuss the benefits and limitations of intraoral scanners 
  • Follow the technique and workflow used with intraoral scanners when utilised in implant dentistry

Learning Outcomes:

The learner understands:

  • The purpose of intraoral scanners and their use in dentistry
  • The clinical and financial benefits of the use of intraoral scanners in a digital workflow 
  • The benefits and limitations of intraoral scanners