Key Skills 3: Radiography
Key Skills 3: Radiography

Development Outcome: C

Secondary Development Outcome:

1.0 h

1.0 Credits


Radiography and radiation

Add to my CPD

Course Description


This module aims to increase your awareness and enhance your understanding of the criteria used for radiographic investigations in your practice.

Learning content

This module will explain the processes you should implement to ensure that the investigation adds confident to the diagnosis and benefits the patient in terms of their clinical management, and improve practice and audit techniques.


  • Criteria you should be using for radiographic investigations in your practice
  • Processes and protocols required to conduct radiographic examinations
  • Implementation of a quality assurance programme for dental radiography
  • Legislation relating to radiographic exposure and the need for team training on the dangers of ionising radiation

Development Outcome: C


How do I access my verifiable certificates?

To access and download the verifiable CPD certificate for this course, you will need to purchase a subscription by clicking here 



The FGDP(UK) and Healthcare Learning would like to thank the following individuals for their contribution to the production of this module:

  • Eric Whaites MSc, BDS, FDSRCS(Edin), FDSRCS(Eng), FRCR DDRRCR.
  • Jonathan Davies MSc, BDS, FDSRCS(Eng), MFDS RCS(Edin), DDRRCR.
  • Lawrence Mudford BDS, MSc, MGDS RCS(Eng), FFGDP(UK).
  • Robert Morgan BDS, LDS RCS(Edin), MFGDP(UK), FFGDP[UK](HON).
  • Peter Thornley BDS, MFGDP(UK), MGDS RCSI, FFGDP(UK).

We would also like to thank Sirona for sponsoring this module.

Would you like to add a completion date to your CPD Planner?

The CPD planner allows you to schedule CPD courses and webinars on your CPD planner.

Please note, if you remove this item from my CPD, it will also be removed from the CPD planner.

Saving course to CPD Planner

The course has been added to your CPD Planner