Advice videos

10 short advice videos covering frequently-asked topics. Includes advice on associate contracts and managing staff absence.

  • Availability: BDA members only

Enhanced CPD

This course will help you navigate the GDC’s new CPD regulations and what you need to do to meet your CPD requirements. Taking you through the changes, it includes a module on personal development planning and will help you make a smooth transition to the new CPD scheme.

  • Availability: BDA members only

Tackling Stress

This course will help you identify the triggers of work-related stress, how it can manifest physically and psychologically, and effective ways you can overcome it.


  • Availability: all users

About the course

This course covers two key topics:

1. Stress Awareness is designed to give you an overview of stress awareness at work. We'll explain why stress occurs and how it can manifest itself physically and psychologically, and offer practical hints and tips on how to cope with the ever-increasing demands of the modern workplace.

2. Managing Stress and Conflict looks in detail at how these two subjects are interlinked. We'll explore the obligations of the organisation in minimising stress levels and, most importantly, examine the role that managers have in controlling stress and conflict within their teams.

Self enrolment

GDPR

Safeguarding the personal data of individuals.

Availability: BDA members only


Course Summary

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is an updated piece of legislation that sets new standards for the processing, handling and protecting of personal data. It took effect in the UK from 25 May 2018.

This course comprises of 5 short modules explaining what GDPR is, the implications it has on organisations, and how they can ensure they are compliant.


Content

1. What is GDPR? outlines what GDPR is and why we need it
2. Data Handling Rules explains how the data handling regulations apply to your organisation
3. Organisational Responsibilities outlines how the new regulation applies to business
4. Data Breaches establishes what a data breach is, what to do if a data breach occurs at your organisation and how to prevent it happening again
5. GDPR and dentistry allows you to apply your new found knowledge by working through some different situations.