Staff Development

Report Writing

Contributes 1 hour to your CPD


(or included in your £37.99 yearly subscription)

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Course Details:

This course takes a look at the different types of reports that can be utilised within the dental profession.

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 take the assessment again when you feel confident.


This course aims to provide learners with an overview of the types of reports that are increasingly becoming a part of the well-led aspect of dental service provision. 

Learners will understand that reports can analyse past performance, or summarise and evaluate ideas for future service development. 


Learners will be able to:

  • Recognise how reports contribute to continual improvement  
  • Identify format and content options for report writing 
  • Explore ways to organise information for report writing  
  • Understand the role of a feasibility report

Learning Outcomes:

So that the learner can :

  • Conduct research and information formatting for ease of reading
  • Prepare factual information to enable decision making
  • Implement remedial plans for significant events 
  • Create analytical records