The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Training for the Dental Care Profession

Training for the dental care profession

If you wish to study and train for a career as dental care professional, we offer study options for becoming:

  • a dentist (University of Leeds degree)
  • a dental hygienist and dental therapist (University of Leeds graduate diploma)
  • a dental technician (University of Leeds higher education diploma, full-time and part-time study)
  • a dental nurse [Advanced Apprenticeship in Health (Dental Nursing) full-time study OR the National Qualification for Dental Nurses's, part-time study]

The Institute also offers postgraduate studies for professionals wishing to further their knowledge and skills.  For information on all courses held at Leeds Dental Institute, please go to