Membership benefits

Membership of the College sets out your commitment to be the best you can be for your patients.

Membership marks you out from your peers and colleagues and sends a clear message that like us, you uphold the highest standards in dentistry, with the interests of patients at heart. This is why dental professionals throughout the oral healthcare team are joining us every day.

To support your continuous development, College membership brings you a range of professional benefits designed to help you achieve your best.

Propel your career in the right direction

Access our structured Career Pathway, underpinned by the Professional Framework, to gain clear direction and momentum to advance your career

Develop your skills and knowledge

Free to members – over 1,000 hours of relevant and high-quality online CPD at your fingertips, with an ePDP linked to your Career Pathway

Stay up-to-date with current evidence

Free to members – our authoritative, peer-reviewed publication, Primary Dental Journal, online and in print, plus free access to our full online archive

Achieve professional recognition

Postnominals to mark your professional standing, reflecting your commitment to career progression, and a listing on our public Member Register

Connect with your community

Local CPD and networking opportunities around the UK to support your career and professional aspirations

Reduce the costs of practice

Discounts on indemnity for all members of the dental team with Dental Protection

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