Cements and bonding for the dental professional

Friday 16th September 2016 1:00pm - 5:00pm, ICDE, Leicester

Friday 21st October 2016 1:00pm - 5:00pm, Crewe Hall Hotel

Speaker: Christopher Parker, UK Professional Services Manager, Ivoclar, Vivadent

4 Hours CPD

Course outline

The structure of this programme is designed specifically for dental professionals who wish to augment their knowledge and develop skills required to successfully cement indirect restorations. Working with products from the leading manufacturer of dental cements and bonding agents the programme is designed as a short subject specific lecture and hands on cementation course for dentists. The course would also be suitable for dental nurses and other dental professionals who would like to know more about the successful fixation of ceramic restorations.

Aims & objectives

The aim of this vocational training is to provide participants with the knowledge and understanding to confidently apply techniques learnt in conjunction with advanced materials to promote the quality of patient care.

Learning outcomes

  • Stipulate the bonding procedures
  • Distinguish the different performance factors of cements
  • Define how the properties of dental cements can be used to optimise ceramic restorations
  • Highlight the need for adhesive bonding
  • Define the limitations of conventional cementation
  • Specify the steps to successful binding
  • State differences between restoration materials
  • Highlight the need for suitable tooth preparations
  • Identify pre treatments of ceramics
  • Categorise cements for aesthetic consideration
  • Clarify requirements of cements for full crowns, veneers and inlays


£40 per delegate

Book today

To book your place on these courses, please request a booking form from fiona@ident.co.uk