Dental Hygiene for Older People - Online Course - CPDUK Accredited

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Dental Hygiene for Older People – Online Training Course – Level 1 - CPDUK Accredited. 

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Welcome to The Mandatory Training Group's online Dental Hygiene for Older People training course. All our online training courses, programmes and qualifications are accredited by the CPD Certification Service (CPDUK).

This online Dental Hygiene for Older People training course will help learners describe oral health care, explain the importance of oral health and give examples of why good oral health is essential for older people.

This online Dental Hygiene for Older People training course also provides learners understanding of the importance of daily mouth care and denture care and how and when to deliver this.

Course content

This online Dental Hygiene for Older People training course includes the following:

  • Introduction
  • Session 1 - Key definitions
  • Session 2 - Importance of oral hygiene
  • Session 3 - Dental disease and treatment.

Who is the course for?

This Dental Hygiene for Older People e-Learning course is suitable for the following:

  • Domiciliary care workers
  • Home caregivers
  • Locum and agency care workers
  • Community healthcare assistants
  • Support workers
  • Care assistants.

Course aims

The aims of this Dental Hygiene for Older People e-learning course are to:

  • Know what oral health care is and why it is important.
  • Know the effects poor oral health can have on the general health, wellbeing and dignity of an older person.
  • Know the potential impact of untreated dental pain and mouth infections on the older person.
  • Know the potential impact on the health and wellbeing of older people with complex and changing needs.

Learning objectives

On completion of this online Dental Hygiene for Older People training course, the learner will be able to:

  • Have an understanding of the importance of daily mouth care and denture care and how and when to deliver this.
  • Know when to report oral health care concerns and how and when to document oral health care.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this Dental Hygiene for Older People E-Learning course, the learner will be able to:

  • Describe oral health care.
  • Explain the importance of oral health in older people.
  • Give examples of why good oral health is essential for older people.
  • Give examples of how oral health care affect the health, wellbeing and dignity of an older person.
  • Explain the impact of untreated dental pain and mouth infections on the older person.  
  • Describe when to report and document oral health care concerns.
  • Explain the impact on the health and wellbeing of older people with complex needs.
  • Explain giving examples of when and how to assess oral health.
  • Explain how and when to deliver daily mouth and dental care for people with natural teeth and people with no teeth or dentures.
  • Explain the changing needs and circumstances of an older person.

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    Dental Hygiene for Older People - Online Training Course - Level 1 CPDUK Accredited.


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    End of course assessment

    At the end of this course, learners are required to complete an online end of course assessment. On successful completion of the assessment (80% pass mark), learners may download a FREE CPD certificate from their profile page.

    Certification

    On successful completion of this e-learning course and end of course assessment, the learner may download, save and/or print a quality assured CPD certificate (recognised internationally). Our CPD certificate can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit or Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

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      Conversion of existing classroom courses to e-learning courses
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    Our courses are divided into six units. You can either read or listen to the course materials. At the end of each unit is a ‘knowledge check’ section. This section helps the learners remember what they have learnt.

    Our online training courses can be completed on your desktop computer/Mac, laptop, tablet or mobile device. These online courses are easily accessible as long as there is an internet connection.

    These online training courses are self-paced. Therefore, learners have full control and flexibility on when they wish to complete the material.

    There is no deadline for completion. The course will expire from a learner’s account after 365 days, whether it has been accessed or not.

    Yes. All end of course assessments are completed online.

    Learners are required to achieve a passing rate of 80% or more to complete the course and gain a CPD certificate.

    To obtain your certificate, you need to complete the end of course assessment first. A passing rate of 80% or more is required to gain a CPD certificate.

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    We want you to be completely satisfied with your training. Thus, we offer a 14-day money-back guarantee if you are not 100% satisfied.To request a refund, you should email our Support Team with your receipt stating why you would like to be refunded. Any courses that have been completed and those with certificates will not be valid for a refund.

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    There is no estimated completion time for this course. Learners can study in their own time at their speed. Learners may pause, leave and come back to the system to continue the training at any time.

    The CPD hours depend on how long each learner takes to complete the course materials and assessments. Each course will indicate the anticipated completion time. This gives a general indication of the CPD hours for those who are required to submit their continuing professional development hours.

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