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Dentistry

Glasgow Dental Education Centre (GDEC)

Formerly the West of Scotland Centre for Postgraduate Dental Education, Glasgow Dental Education Centre was opened in September, following closure due to flooding.

Facilities include

  • 17 clinical technique units
  • Suite of fully AV equipped training rooms that can accommodate meetings and events from 2 - 73 people
  • For full facility info, click here

Education programmes provided include

  • Continuing professional development for the whole dental team including post-qualifications for Dental Nurses
  • Vocational and dental foundation training for Dentists
  • Hospital training for staff in training grades
  • Pre-registration Dental Nurse training
  • Childsmile training for Dental Nurses and Dental Health Support Workers

GDEC opening hours:
Monday - Friday: 08.30 - 17.00

Glasgow Dental Education Centre
378 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow G2 3JZ

Telephone: 0141 211 9869
General enquiries: West.Dental@nes.scot.nhs.uk

Course enquiries:
CPD: 0141 531 2620
VT:   0141 223 1425
HDS/SDS: 0141 211 9711

Glasgow Dental Education Centre is conveniently situated near the city centre in Glasgow Dental Hospital building, with good access to road and rail links.

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