Disinfection & Decontamination


Contributes 20 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

An in-depth understanding of biofilm will aid dental professionals in cross-infection. This course will provide learners with the fundamentals of biofilm.

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 will provide learners with the fundamentals of biofilm, offering dental professionals an understanding of what biofilm is, where biofilm can grow, and how biofilm is formed.


Learners will:

  • Understand what biofilm is
  • Know how to eliminate biofilm
  • Understand how biofilm is formed
  • Know how to remove biofilm in the mouth

Learning Outcomes:

The learner:

  • Can explain what biofilm is
  • Understands how biofilm can be eliminated
  • Knows how biofilm is formed
  • Understands how to remove biofilm from the mouth