National supervised toothbrushing programme

Welcome to the national supervised toothbrushing page. This will provide you with the necessary information, slides and lesson plans to deliver training sessions within further education colleges for the Supervised Toothbrushing Qualification for early years practitioners in Scotland.

Supervised toothbrushing update

This short video aims to support and expand your knowledge surrounding the updated practice of Supervised Toothbrushing in nurseries and schools as we adapt after the impact of COVID-19.

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Ordering of supplies and resources for use within the nursery are available via the childsmile professional page via the link below:

Supervised toothbrushing resources for nurseries and schools