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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  

Tooth whitening and resin infiltration strategies for success in 2023

A one-day event mixing lecture based and 

hands on learning 

Friday 10 March 2023

Predictable endodontics in practice 
A novel on-demand lecture series complemented with intensive practical training
Friday 21 April 2023
Contemporary periodontal management

for general dental practice 

Friday 19 May 2023

A comprehensive hands-on guide to providing implant restorations for GDPs

An intensive practical training day complemented with a series of on-demand lectures

Friday 9 June 2023
Whitening and resin infiltration:
how to remove white spots from teeth
using icon resin infiltration
​Monday 19 June 2023

Wednesday 21 June 2023

Monday 25 September 2023

Wednesday 27 September 2023
​A day with Basil Mizrahi
Contemporary treatment of the worn dentition
Helping you make the right restorative decisions

Friday 23 June 2023

CBCT small volume reporting masterclass (levels 1 and 2)
A two (non-consecutive) day workshop
New dates to be announced soon!

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

​​It's all about sensitivity! 

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

New dates to be announced soon!

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

Core CPD as recommended by the GDC

Management of medical emergencies

Friday 24 February 2023
Record keeping - surely it can't be that difficult!
Friday 10 February 2023

Friday 7 July 2023
***Bookings will open shortly**

​Managing challenging patients and defusing difficult situations

Friday 14 July 2023
An IRMER course in dental radiography and radiation protection
Please email events@bda.org if you are interested in future dates.

Dento-legal topics ​

New dento-legal event 
More information coming soon
Friday 30 June 2023


Strategy and business operations

​Buying a dental practice 
A comprehensive guide to practice ownership

Friday 3 March 2023
Understanding NHS rules:
make the contract work, avoid underperformance and consider skill mix
​Friday 17 March 2023
Preparing for retirement
A comprehensive guide to retirement planning

Friday 28 April 2023

Business essentials: what every practice owner needs to know 
A two (non-consecutive) day workshop
Fri 19 May and Fri 16 June 2023
Both dates must be attended


Team and personal development ​

Reception and telephone skills for the whole dental team
Wednesday 29 March 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.