Does ADAQ provide CPD courses?

ADAQ hosts a variety of events throughout each year and the majority of these events attract CPD hours. See the ADAQ Events List for upcoming lectures, workshops and social events.

Does ADA provide CPD courses?

Every two years, the ADA holds the Australian Dental Congress which attracts dentists from around the country as well as all who work in the dental profession. The next Australian Dental Congress will be held in 2017 at the Melbourne Convention Centre.

Is there a list of reputable CPD providers?

There has been no published list of CPD providers distributed by the Dental Board of Australia at this stage.

ADAQ Members are referred to Section 4 of the Guidelines on Continuing Professional Development, which outlines the standards to which course providers are expected to conform.

Hosting a CPD Event?

Prior to hosting a CPD event, course providers should read through the Dental Board of Australia’s Codes and Guidelines.

Section 4 of the Guidelines on Continuing Professional Development outlines the standards that course providers are expected to conform to, such as ensuring course content is evidence-based and that embedded advertising and direct commercial links are inappropriate and should be avoided.