PGCD23-1 PGCert Dentistry October 2023 – Initial Deposit

£997.00 (+VAT)

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Postgraduate Certificate Professional Development in Small Animal Dentistry

Develop your Dentistry Skills in just 1 Year!

You can secure your place on the 2023 intake with a deposit of £997 + VAT.

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This course, commencing in October 2023, will help you to develop your confidence and skills in small animal dentistry and gain a valuable qualification in as little as 12 months.

You can now reserve your place and look forward to nine full days of hands-on practical dentistry training with expert and approachable tutors helping you to develop your skills.

You’ll also get:-

  • Full support for assessment by reflective essays – no formal exams
  • Primarily Practical Training – 9 days of hands-on practicals to develop new skills
  • Valuable work-based learning skills that you can use throughout your career
  • Extensive online resources to support your self-directed study – videos, webinars and Online Mini Series Courses
  • RCVS Knowledge Library Membership – access to a wide range of full text eJournals
  • Journal of Veterinary Dentistry Membership – access to all archived and recent online journals
  • A whole range of Course Bonuses including a text book, dentistry kit, videos and CPD Vouchers
  • Fully Supported CPD – invest in your career with complete confidence
  • A dedicated contact at CPD Solutions to help you throughout your course
  • A valuable PgCert qualification from the University of Chester, leaders in work based learning

Your programme is divided into three modules and each module commences with a practical attendance session where you’ll learn new skills to take back to your practice:

  • Essentials of Small Animal Dentistry
  • Exodontics and Feline Dentistry
  • Paediatric, Geriatric and Advanced Small Animal Dentistry

Practical attendance sessions:

  • 4th – 6th Oct 2023 (3 days)
  • 7th – 9th Feb 2024 (3 days)
  • 19th – 21st Jun 2024 (3 days)

Course Tutors:

Alex Smithson BVM&S BDS(Hons) CertEndodontology MRCVS

Gerhard Putter BVSc DEVDC MRCVS MANZCVS (Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery)

Alix Freeman BA MA BVSc Dip EVDC MRCVS, EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Dentistry

What’s your investment?

The investment in this 12 month programme to achieve your PGCert is £9947 + VAT. This includes all of your practical training, online resources and support. Payment options are available.

You also need to register with the University of Chester. The 2023-24 registration fee is £2505 (no VAT applies) for UK students or £4245* (no VAT applies) for EU/International students.

Secure your place on this small group programme for 2023-24 with a non-refundable deposit of £997 + VAT

EU/International applicants who are not RCVS Members will need to satisfy the English Language proficiency requirements of the University of Chester (please see

Any questions? Please call us on 0151 328 0444 or email and we’ll be delighted to help you.

Course feedback:

“Completing the PgCert has given me both practical skills and confidence to forward my interest in veterinary dentistry and allowed me to provide the best patient care possible. The tutors are excellent and very approachable, and the content is very clinically relevant. I am happy I made the decision to enrol.”
Charlotte Nicholson MRCVS

“I thoroughly enjoyed the Small Animal Dentistry course and feel I’ve progressed in this discipline massively since the start.”
Eleanor Cowton MRCVS

“Excellent course with lots of scope for practical learning and experience.”
Laura Prendergast MRCVS

Brilliant practical sessions with lively in-depth discussions. Good time-frame over which to learn and feel improvement.”
Mary Raho MRCVS

“I finally feel confident to be extracting teeth safely and with the least trauma possible. Dentistry is much less stressful.”
Tim Pearson MRCVS

“Loved it. Already feel my dentistry has improved a lot because of what I have learnt.”
Robert Smith MRCVS

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