The information contained in the Working in the UK section
is a summary of guidance and regulations only, and should not be
regarded as a definitive statement for use in individual cases. The
following sources should be contacted for further information.
Applications for inclusion on a NHS performers list should be made to
the primary care organisation in the area where you would like to work
and be supported by the required documentation.
Vocational training certificates and schemes in England:
Local postgraduate dental deaneries – see www.copdend.org.uk
Vocational training schemes in Wales:
Dental Postgraduate Department – see www.dentpostgradwales.ac.uk or telephone 029 2061 7165
Vocational training schemes in Scotland:
Scottish Dental Vocational Training Committee, Scottish Council for Postgraduate Medical & Dental Education – see www.nes.scot.nhs.uk/dentistry/vt or telephone 0131 225 4365
Vocational training schemes in Northern Ireland:
Committee on Vocational Training (Northern Ireland), NIMDTA – telephone 028 9040 0000 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org