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.


Meta-analyses and their appraisal

CGDent recorded webinar, Wednesday 7 December 2022. The third in our Research and Critical Appraisal of Evidence series, this webinar outlines the key elements of meta-analyses and how to appraise them.

CGDent Scotland Study Day

Friday 2 December 2022, Glasgow. Justin Durham and Finlay Sutton presented lectures on TMD and Prosthodontics. The Caldwell Memorial Lecture was presented by Prof Jeremy Bagg and colleagues.

Preventing wrong tooth extraction

CGDent recorded webinar, Tuesday 15 November 2022. Dr Mick Horton examines how to mitigate wrong tooth extraction in primary care oral surgery.