Key Skills 3: Risk Management and Communication
Key Skills 3: Risk Management and Communication

Development Outcome: A

Secondary Development Outcome: B

1.0 h

1.0 Credits


Risk Management

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Course Description


To make the learner aware of the strategies for preventing, minimising and containing risk within their practice.

Learning content

This module will help the learner to improve their strategies for  preventing, minimising and containing risk to improve patient care.


  • Explain key communication issues relevant to dental pratices
  • Explain the risks that are most relevant to your practice and how you identified them
  • Minimise, anticipate and manage adverse incidents and difficult situations
  • Demonstrate to a third party your systems and processes that manage risk within the practice

Development Outcome: A

Development Outcome: B


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

  • Kevin Lewis BDS, LDSRCS, FDSRCS(Eng) FFGDP(UK).
  • Jane Merivale LLM, BDS.

We would also like to thank Dental Protection Ltd for sponsoring this module.

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