Diploma in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy


The Faculty supports the professional development of the whole dental team, and FGDP(UK)’s Diplomas in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy are well established and attract a significant number of students. Successful candidates can register with the General Dental Council as qualified practitioners, and are recognised in FGDP(UK)’s Diplomates’ Day ceremonies.


To be eligible to sit the examinations, candidates must submit a portfolio of evidence to FGDP(UK) for assessment, following completion of a training programme with one of our approved partners:

Eastman Dental Hospital, University College London Hospitals

Greater Manchester School for Dental Care Professionals

King’s College Hospital, School of Dental Hygiene & Therapy