Eastman Dental Institute


Dental Sedation and Pain Management 

CPD Option


The Dental Sedation and Pain Management PG Certificate is a part-time, one year programme in standard sedation techniques to develop students’ theoretical and practical competencies in the fast-developing world of sedation and pain management. The programme includes clinical attachments with sedation clinics, and is not available to international dentists.

International dentists can take the theoretical components of the Certificate as a Continuing Professional Development course.

This is a ten-day CPD course run alongside the PG Certificate. You will receive a CPD certificate for 65 verifiable CPD hours. 

Learning outcomes

To be confirmed

Structure and teaching

The course is delivered through lectures, clinical skills seminars, and problem-based learning on the below dates: 


Tuesday15 May 2018Induction Day
Wednesday16 May 2018Day 1
Thursday17 May 2018Day 2
Friday18 May 2018Day 3
Saturday19 May 2018Day 4
Sunday20 May 2018Day 5
Thursday25 October 2018Day 6
Friday26 October 2018Day 7
Saturday27 October 2018Day 8
Saturday2019 - to be confirmedDay 9

You will be given an MCQ exam on Saturday 27 October.

Who this course is for

This CPD course is for dental practitioners, including dental hygienists and therapists, and medical practitioners. You do not need to be registered in the UK to take this course.

Further information

You will be a CPD student at UCL Eastman Dental Institute, but you will not be a UCL student, nor will you receive a UCL qualification. 

You will not have access to the UCL library, or Moodle, nor will you be completing the essay component of the PG Certificate.

Cost and how to book

This course is £3,500, payable upfront or in instalments. 

To book, please email edi.cpd@ucl.ac.uk and request an application form.

Quality controls

All Eastman teachers are experienced professionals. You’ll be asked to submit written feedback via a questionnaire at the end of the course, which is used to monitor the course's quality of teaching and value for money.


Please read the Eastman's refunds policy before booking.