Dental Hygienist or Dental Therapist

GDC CPD Requirements

Over a five year cycle, dental hygienists and therapists are required to achieve 150 hours of CPD, to include a minimum of 50 hours verifiable CPD.

Beginning 1st August 2018, this will change, dental hygienists and therapists will be required to achieve a minimum of 75 hours of verifiable CPD in the 5 year cycle.

The highly recommended core topics to be achieved within this cycle should include, as a minimum:

The following topics are recommended and should be included within the 5 year cycle:

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Enhanced CPD Requirements effective 1.8.2018

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