Professional development


Members of the College enjoy access to 1000 hours of quality CPD, a linked e-PDP and free access to the CGDent CPD webinar programme, powered by ProDental CPD.

Our CPD programme will develop to support our Career Pathways for each and every member of the dental team.

Featuring expert speakers, our regular live webinars examine a range of important and topical issues affecting dental professionals today. Find out which webinars are coming soon and access recent webinar recordings.

Join now to enjoy the benefit of a rich resource of online professional development.

We are pleased to work with Colgate, supporting the College’s Career Pathways. Colgate have produced the free “Whole Mouth Health” resource: Evidence-based, interactive, highly visual, fully narrated, educational modules for students and qualified DCPs and dentists, developed with CGDent Trustee, Prof Liz Kay.

In your area

The College’s Affiliated Groups are running events through the year, with special rates for Members & Fellows of the College. Check our events programme for more information.


Complaints handling: a step-by-step approach

CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 7 February 2023. Through a step-by-step approach, we examine how to handle complaints successfully.

Introduction to orthodontics: appliances, retention & training

CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 31 January 2023. An exploration of orthodontic appliances, retention and training.

Dental care for patients with diabetes

CGDent recorded webinar, Thursday 26 January 2023. We explore the importance of non-communicable diseases in an ageing population and focus on Type 2 diabetes.