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BDA Events

Our events are delivered by renowned national and international speakers and cover a range of subjects including in-depth exploration of fundamental dentistry, advanced level clinical skills and techniques, GDC recommended CPD topics, business strategy and best practice, staff management and interpersonal competencies too.
Most of our events are open to members, non-members and dental care professionals.

Forthcoming events

Clinical skills and techniques  

Predictable endodontics in practice 
A novel on-demand lecture series complemented with intensive practical training
Friday 22 September 2023
Aesthetic restorative dentistry with Richard Porter

High predictability, exceptional quality and

simply beautiful dentistry for GDPs

​Friday 29 September 2023

CBCT for orthodontists (level 2)
A hands-on masterclass designed for orthodontists 
Please email events@bda.org if you are interested in future dates.​London
CBCT small volume reporting masterclass (levels 1 and 2)
A two (non-consecutive) day workshop
Saturday 7 October 2023 (day 1) and Saturday 11 November 2023​ (day 2)
CDS Group Annual Presidential and Scientific Meeting 2023
What's new in community dentistry?
Wednesday 4 - Friday 6 October 2023
​Newport, Wales
Contemporary composite and ceramic materials and clinical techniques with Dominic Hassall
Friday 20 October 2023


Pain management

with Justin Durham and Tara Renton

Diagnosing, preventing and treating acute

and chronic oral pain

Friday 24 November 2023

Whitening and resin infiltration:
how to remove white spots from teeth
using icon resin infiltration
with Linda Greenwall
A hands-on course from the comfort of your own home
Monday 22 January 2024

Wednesday 24 January 2024
A comprehensive hands-on guide to providing single unit implant restorations for GDPs

An intensive, practical training day with five experienced speakers, complemented with a series of on-demand lectures

​Friday 2 February 2024

​The management of localised tooth wear using the sandwich technique (with live treatment of a patient in real time) with Kushal Gadhia

Be guided through a live dental procedure from the comfort of your own home

Saturday 10 February 2024
Tooth whitening and resin infiltration strategies for success in 2024 with Linda Greenwall
A one-day event mixing lecture-based and hands-on learning
Friday 8 March 2024

Friday 27 September 2024


Contemporary periodontal management

for general dental practice with Ian Dunn and Rajan Nansi

Friday 26 April 2024

Friday 20 September 2024

***Bookings will open shortly***


​​It's all about sensitivity! 

A hands-on course from the comfort of your own home

Please email events@bda.org if you are interested in future dates.

Core CPD as recommended by the GDC

An IRMER course in dental radiography and radiation protection
January 2024

Management of medical emergencies
​Friday 10 November 2023

​Managing challenging patients and defusing   difficult situations
Interactive half-day workshop
Please email events@bda.org if you are interested in future dates.
Record keeping - surely it can't be that difficult!
Interactive half-day workshop
Friday 19 January 2024

***Bookings will open shortly***

Dento-legal topics ​

Annual Dento-legal study day
Professional boundaries - have the regulators pushed them too far?
Friday 17 November 2023


Strategy and business operations

Preparing for retirement
A comprehensive guide to retirement planning
Friday 13 October 2023
Life beyond the SDR
The business of dentistry
Friday 20 October 2023
Business essentials: what every practice owner needs to know 
Drive profitability in your practice

Friday 1 December 2023 and Friday 12 January 2024
A two (non-consecutive) day workshop

Team and personal development ​

Reception and telephone skills for the whole dental team

Friday 3 November 2023 
Staff management essentials

​New date to be announced

Please email events@bda.org to register your interest in future dates or to submit topic suggestions.

Looking for events in your local area? 

The BDA has an active network of 21 branches, many divided into sections, ensuring local representation and the ability for members to network at a local level.
BDA Branches and sections offer a varied programme of educational events on both clinical and general topics, as well as social events. Details of forthcoming online and in-person branch and section events can be found here.


Weekly webinars - live evening lectures 

Access weekly live lectures on a host of topics from the comfort of your own home. 

Live and on-demand webinars are free for members (unless otherwise stated). 

Sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities

For information about sponsorship opportunities and exhibition space available at events please email Susan Graves susan.graves@bda.org or the Events Team events@bda.org or visit the sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities.