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.

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 and her main role is teaching and quality assurance. She is a passionate educator and has over 13 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