Emma gained her NEBDN National Certificate in Dental Nursing in 2002, while working in general practice before moving into the community dental service in 2004. After obtaining the Certificate in Oral Health Education in 2006, Emma now provides weekly dental health sessions one on one with child and adult patients within a community dental setting.
Additional to this Emma also holds certificates in Fluoride Application and Plaque Indices and utilises both skills for her own list of patients on a 3 month recall basis.
Emma has recently achieved the Certificate in Dental Radiography and now includes taking radiographs in her weekly sessions as well as oral health education, plaque indices and fluoride application. Many of her patients are children and Emma is the tutor for our new Certificate in Paediatric Dental Nursing programme as well as the lead tutor for the competency courses in Fluoride Application and Plaque Indices. Additionally, Emma is a tutor for the online Certificate in Oral Health Education. She has also completed the Level 3 Award in Education and Training course in 2015.