Specialty Training

In addition to submitting an application to UCL Eastman Dental Institute, applicants for the Specialty Training programmes in Endodontology, Periodontology and Prosthodontics need to make a separate application to Health Education England (HEE) by accessing the Oriel recruitment portal.

The HEE application period will be open until 30 January 2015.

Recruitment to these training posts will be undertaken by London Recruitment.

Applicants must eligible for full registration with the GDC by the time of commencement of the programme (September 2015).

The Postgraduate Dental Dean has approved these three programmes for training to become a dental specialist on the relevant GDC list. Recommendation to the GDC for the issuing of a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCST) will only be made for:

  • trainees issued with a National Training Number (NTN) at the commencement of the programme
  • who have satisfactorily completed a minimum of 3 years full time equivalent training
  • and have passed the relevant RCS Membership examination.

Applicants for the Specialty Training programme in Orthodontics follow a different application procedure.