NHS Dentistry - Practicing Within the Rules, Regulations & Dental Assurance Framework (01/10/19)


An interactive course offering formal training to GDPs new to the NHS or a timely update for current NHS dental performers. The course will help an understanding of the common pitfalls and grey areas of the NHS regulations which have been notoriously difficult to interpret. Falling foul of the NHS regulations can lead to financial loss and potential referral to the GDC. This interactive one-day course will offer formal training to practitioners who are new to the NHS system and those who require an update with the current system (introduced in 2006).

Learning objectives:

  • Understand how NHS performers are monitored and performance managed
  • Understand the legislation in respect to the delivery of NHS treatments and claims
  • Appreciate real cases in respect to misinterpretation of the NHS regulations
  • Understand the pitfalls of the NHS regulations
  • Appreciate the Dental Assurance Framework and the ‘Powys’ judgement

This 1 day course is designed for all dental registrants and aims to provide participants with the latest information regarding best NHS practice.

Registration is at 09:15 and the course starts at 09:30. Expected finish time is 16:30pm.

The course takes place at LonDEC. Please see https://www.londec.co.uk/directions/

Course includes course notes, refreshments & light lunch. Each participant will receive a certificate of attendance from LonDEC, Kings College London Dental Institute and be awarded with 6 hours of verifiable CPD.


Dr Amit Rai BDS (Hons) LLM FHEA

Amit Rai

General Dental Practitioner and Practice Principal. Amit has a Dento-Legal background with past positions including a former GDC Fitness to Practise Committee Member. He has acted as an adviser to a number of dental organisations including the GDC and NHS England. Amit maintains a strong commitment towards Dental Education, being a past Vocational Training Advisor and current University lecturer in Dental Law & Ethics at a Master Degree level.

Course Properties

Course Date 01-10-2019 9:00 am
Course End Date 01-10-2019 4:30 pm
Registration Start Date 22-10-2018
Capacity 40
Cut off date 01-10-2019
Individual Price £149.00
Location LonDEC
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