The Dental Education Continuum provides continued professional development in dentistry, through products available on-line and though short hands-on courses, lectures and treatment focused training programs held though the year at the Auckland Clinical Training Centre, located in Newmarket, Auckland.
The pursuit for professional excellence means having the confidence and initiative to make the commitment to expand your skills and knowledge base. As dental professionals we should consistently strive to maintain the highest standards of care for our patients.
The Dental Education Continuum was established well over 15 years ago to assist dental heathcare professionals with readily accessable continued professional development by providing the resources and facilities to help you on your journey toward clinical excellence.
Courses for 2020
The Team at the Auckland Clinical Training Centre is looking forward to another excting year with courses in both periodontics and implant dentistry. We are excited to be offering brand new courses for this year aimed at dentists, labortory technicians and hygienists. Topics for upcoming courses will include: Dental implant treatment planning, basic implant prostethics for the singel tooth, extraction socket management and much more. Our courses typically offer both didactic and hands-on components and represents a unique experience built around mentoring. Clinical mentorhships is also offered for referring dental practioiners with one-on-one clinical training in implant prosthetics. This year we are also very pleased to announce the 3nd year of the ITI (International Team for Implantology) Study Club (Auckland CBD). Spaces for courses are usually limited, so be sure to register ahead of time to avoid disappointment. More information about each course can be found under the 'course schedule' link tab at the top of the page, including a PDF flyer and registration forms that can be printed. If you have any questions regarding the courses or future courses please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone +64 9 524 9002. The Dental Education Continuum Team look forward to assisting you with your continuing dental education for the start of a new decade in dental education!
Educational DVD's available on-line
The Dental Education Continuum (DEC) continues its association with gIDE (Global Institute of Dental Education), the world’s largest source of on-line continuing education in Dentistry. This partnership significantly enhances DEC’s ability to provide the Australasian market with leading dental education products as well as assisting Australasian clients with access to unique online products such as on-demand lectures and the gIDE/UCLA Masters program in Implant dentistry. For further information on this exciting modular course follow the link http://www.gidedental.com/ and click on the "Master Clinician Programs" tab.
DEC continues to distribute selected educational DVD's produced by gIDE, which feature material from some of the worlds leading clinicians. These are available directly by visiting the DVD section of this web site. Previews of all the DVDs can also be viewed on-line http://www.dentaleducationcontinuum.com/dvd/.
Continuing dental education has become increasingly relevant, particularly as CE credits/points becomes mandatory for dental practitioners. DEC is well positioned to assist practitioners in New Zealand and Australia to meet their needs for CE. due to the large numbers of dental practitioners living outside major city centreswithout ready access to CE courses. Here at DEC we are very excited about the prospect of delivering high quality dental education products to a dental community thirsty for knowledge.