IV Sedation Training Course - Level 2

Two Day Theory Course: £995

Stage 1:

  • GDC & national Guidelines including new 2015 Standards
  • Dental anxiety and management
  • Dentist & nurse role in sedation practice
  • Human physiology relating to sedation
  • Anatomy of cardiovascular system
  • Pharmacology
  • Patient assessment
  • Intravenous cannulation
  • Consent for sedation
  • Administration of IV sedatives
  • Monitoring & equipment use
  • Clinical records
  • CQC issues
  • Avoiding and managing problems
  • Medical issues affecting sedation
  • Medical emergencies and sedation
  • 2 days are together (Friday, Saturday) and location will be IDEAL Liverpool

Stage 2: 

20 clinically supervised cases

  • A minimum of 5 IV sedation assessments
  • A minimum of 20 IV sedation cases
  • one to one teaching
  • clinical assessment of your clinical practice
  • certification of competency upon completion which allows you to practice IV sedation independently and legally
  • Cases can be completed in your own practice whereby you collect the patient fees.
  • We suggest 4 days of clinical cases (5 per day) which can be spread out to suit you and your progress
  • We will also provide your sedation nursing staff with clinical training and certification at no extra cost (providing they have already attended one of our training courses)
  • Our fees to attend your clinic for the clinical stages is £2000 per day making a total cost of £8000 for the clinical assessment component.
  • You can alternatively ask a suitably experienced and trained colleague to be your supervisor
  • STAC form downloadable for RCS site
  • We would expect a supervisor has undertaken either our course or equivalent and has documented proof of experience.
  • Review of your completed portfolio and telephone exam

Please contact Dr Roy Bennett  roy@mellowdental.co.uk or leave a message on 0789 429 3240


Venue: Independent Dental Education Academy Liverpool (IDEAL), Rose Lane Dental Practice 94 Rose Lane Liverpool, L18 8AG

Venue Tel: 0151 724 3351 contact Emma Hulley IDEAL Course Coordinator

3 miles from the end of the M62
2 miles from Liverpool South Parkway train station

Parking: car park behind the practice or in the side roads around the practice.

Recommended local hotel (5-10 min drive to the course venue):
The Penny Lane Hotel 0151 476 1234
From £50/night B&B (mention IDEAL/Rose Lane Dental Practice)