Level 4 Dental Practice Management

Unlock Your Potential as a Dental Practice Manager with Our Level 4 Course

The Level 4 Diploma in Dental Practice Management qualification delivered by Cavity Training has been designed as a standalone qualification or as an apprenticeship qualification for anyone wishing to become a qualified practice manager. Candidates are required to be in a work placement in order to be able to commence the qualification.

Learn about the Cavity Training Dental Practice Management course

This qualification allows candidates to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and a career in Dental Practice Management. The content covers all essential areas of Management and is mapped to the GDC Learning Outcomes for Dental Nurses and relevant National Occupational Standards. This qualification is approved by the GDC. This qualification allows candidates to go on to higher level 5 management courses and expand their management career.


This course can be completed as an government funded apprenticeship, through Cavity Training, or as a privately funded course for £3500. You can either pay as a lump sum or alternatively, you can split into 12 instalments.

Entry requirements

The minimum requirements are level 2 in English and Maths.


To achieve the Level 4 Diploma in Dental Practice Management, candidates will need to also successfully complete a final online Knowledge Test. This is a 24 month course, with a final end point assessment.


Our course is delivered via live training webinars with specialist tutors.

Skills and Behaviours

You will be appointed a designated Assessor, who will coach you through your qualification and complete regular assessments with you to support you to complete your qualification. You will have weekly contact from your Assessor.


Whether you are an aspiring dental nurse, a practice looking to employ a student or place your trainees on a course, contact us.

How much does the course cost?

The cost is £3500. You can either pay as a lump sum or alternatively, you can split into 12 instalments of £292.

What does the course content include?

Our Level 4 Dental Practice Management Course covers the following units:

  • What is the Role of a Practice Manager?
  • What is a Registered Managers Responsibilities?
  • Critical Core Skills
  • Clinical Frameworks
  • Patient Care
  • Risk Management
  • Requirements for the Dental Industry
  • Finance
  • Marketing

Have you considered an Apprenticeship?

Ask about our Apprenticeships

Choosing an apprenticeship with Cavity is a step towards excellence, demonstrating your qualifications in organisation, leadership and management. Here’s why our apprenticeships stand out:

  • Real-world Applicability: Our curriculum is designed to equip apprentices with skills directly transferrable to the workplace, ensuring they’re industry-ready from day one.
  • Vast Industry Network: Benefit from our extensive connections within the dental sector, enhancing opportunities for future job placements.
  • Experienced Mentors: Learn from the best with guidance from professionals who have years of hands-on experience in the field.
  • Flexible Learning: Our programs are tailored to fit individual needs, allowing apprentices to progress at a pace that suits them.
  • Financial Incentives: The potential for apprenticeships to be free for candidates, and in specific scenarios, even for employers, provides unparalleled financial advantages.

Join Cavity and embark on a transformative journey that sets the benchmark in apprenticeships across England.

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“I recommend Cavity Training. Everyone is very helpful. The tutor and assessor are always there when I need her and this is very important. Vicky is an amazing tutor and assessor. Classes are online and in a great atmosphere. It’s my pleasure to attend my weekly classes, not by force. I am very happy that I chose Cavity Training. Whoever chooses Cavity Training will not regret it.”

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