Information for prospective students:

Hire rooms and skills labs:

Course dates

The course takes place over one full day and is available:


Course Leaders

Dr Didier Dietschi
Dr Devangkumar Patel

Contact details

Marjorie Kelly


Tel: +44 (0)20 7905 1234

Course fees


Early bird offer:
£575 until 20 May 2014.

Aesthetic Dentistry: Polychromatic Veneers & Class IV Restorations

A one day course on composite restorations for anterior teeth. The hands-on course is lead by Dr Didier Dietschi and provides step-by-step guidance on procedures, most effective armamentarium and ideal material required for anterior polychromatic veneers and Class IV restorations.

What will I learn?

The course will teach the step-by-step clinical sequence for a Class IV composite restoration using a mock-up technique, and the step-by-step clinical sequence for restoring anterior teeth with direct polychromatic veneers using 3D build-up techniques.

Why should I study this course at the Institute?

The course is focused on a hands-on training in composite resin restorations using state-of-the-art facilities including a fully-equipped phantom head skills lab with individual monitor screens.  Small class sizes provide a favourable teacher-to-student ratio.  Teaching is provided by the internationally renowned clinician Dr Didier Dietschi.

Structure: One full day.

Verifiable CPD: 6.5 hours.

Core content

Morning session:

  • Short lecture followed by demonstration and hands-on practical on Class IV restorations.

Afternoon session:

  • Short lecture followed by demonstration and hands-on practical on 3D polychromatic anterior veneers using natural layering technique.

Teaching and learning

The course is delivered through two sessions comprised of a 45 minute lecture followed by two to three hours of hands-on practical exercises in the skills laboratory.

Entry requirements

All applicants must normally hold an approved dental qualification.

How to apply

Applications are accepted by post or fax.  Please follow the application guidelines.

Applications are accepted until the start date depending on availability. This course operates on a first come first served basis.

Who can apply?

The course is aimed at dentists at any stage of their career – established dentists who wish to refresh their knowledge and skills in new techniques, or young dentists who wish to develop their abilities in specialised procedures.