Staff Development

Developing Professional Skills

Contributes 45 minutes to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course intends to bring together legal requirements, rules, guidance and best practice that applies to dental professionals looking to develop and maintain their knowledge and skills. 

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

If you achieve 80% or more, you will 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 take the assessment again when you feel confident.  


This course aims to provide information and instruction to raise awareness of the future and benefits of effective professional development.

You will finish this course with an in-depth understanding of how to match learning activities with learning style, resulting in being able to recognise areas of professional strengths and areas which need ongoing professional development.


Learners will be able to: 

  • Identify their individual professional development needs
  • Select the most suitable development opportunities for their learning style
  • Map the ongoing development of their professional skills

Learning Outcomes:

Learners will be able to:

  • Highlight the ways that dental professionals can ensure they select the most suitable range of learning to meet their enhanced CPD scheme regulatory requirements.
  • Highlight areas of weakness and enhance clinical care for patients.