The Professional Development Award (PDA) in Dental Radiography: Operator at SCQF level 9 is for registered dental nurses who will be acting as operators working with x-ray generating equipment. It will develop the candidates’ skills and knowledge as they expose patients to ionising radiation taking a range of radiographs requested of them by a registered dental practitioner(s).
A collection of short videos that will provide guidance and support when completing your practical competency assessments. These videos should be used for reference, in addition to your study days and clinical demonstrations by by your supervising GDC registered Dentist.
These resources are password protected and only available to candidates currently undertaking the NES post registration programme.
For any queries contact the Lead DCP Tutor at your Local Dental Education Centre in the first instance.
For further enquiries you can email the DCP Hub.