Learning Outcomes

Suitable for all members of the dental team

  • Be able to define the term pathogen and explain the chain of infection

  • Be able to explain the concerns surrounding the transmission of Covid-19 in the dental surgery in order to understand the current recommendations for PPE

  • Be able to explain the current recommendations for different levels of PPE in the dental setting dependent on dental procedures being carried out


Stephanie Carter RDT, RDH, DTLLS, IQA, MDTFEd.

Tutor, Assessor and Internal Moderator

Stephanie is a registered dental hygienist and therapist and holds a level 5 teaching diploma. She is a qualified assessor, internal moderator (quality assurance) and a qualified CPR and medical emergencies trainer. She is a passionate educator, a member of the faculty of dental trainers and has over 18 years experience in the dental industry.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Infection Prevention and Control: Covid-19

    • Presentation Slides

    • Welcome

    • Introduction

    • Dentistry

    • PPE

    • Summary

    • Test your learning

    • Reflective learning

    • Feedback

  • 2

    Update as of 16/12/21

    • Update

    • PC Covid 19 SOP Update

    • Additional Resources