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Welcome to the Faculty of Dental Trainers

Membership of the Faculty of Dental Trainers now provides full access to the RCSEd Library services; benefits include literature searching, document supply, reference checking, and historical and archive services. To find out more please visit: Library | RCSEd.

RCSEd FDT can also now offer free full-text access to the Journal of Dental Education for all Members of the Faculty of Dental Trainers. Please contact for access details.

The Faculty of Dental Trainers (FDT) promotes the role of the dental trainer, recognises achievement and excellence and, ultimately, enhances the quality of patient care.

The first of its kind in the UK, the FDT is open to all qualified members of the dental team - in the UK and internationally, regardless of Royal College affiliation - who can provide evidence of appropriate involvement in dental training and education. The FDT works to reward interest, engagement and achievement in dental training, provide support and guidance for career development in dental training, and promote standards in training.

You can now book your place for the DeNTS Masterclass HERE.

Courses and Webinars

Courses and Webinars

The Faculty of Dental Trainers (FDT) is developing courses and webinars for Dental Trainers.

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7 March 2024

The Faculty is Saddened by the Passing of International Fellow Prof. Eddie Lai

The Faculty of Dental Trainers is very sad to learn of the sudden passing of its first international Fellows, Prof Eddie Hsiang - Hua Lai (1967-2023).

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13 February 2024

Dr Sarah Manton Attends SEAADE Event in Cambodia

The 33rd Annual Scientific Conference of the South East Asian Association for Dental Education took place at the Sokhalay Angkor Resort & Spa in Siem Reap in Cambodia, from November 24th to 26th, 2022.

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12 September 2023

New Webinar: Introducing Entrustable Professional Activities into the Undergraduate Curriculum

Join us on 28 November to gain insight into the concept of Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) and the rationale of EPAs to qualify safe dental practitioners in daily clinical practice.

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