Business Excellence 2019

50 Acquisition International - 2019 Business Excellence Awards LonDEC, King’s College London, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences: Best Dental Education & Training Centre - UK Company: LonDEC, King’s College London, Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences Contact: Bill Sharpling | Website: Based in the heart of the UK’s capital, LonDEC (London Dental Education Centre) is a state-of-the-art education and training centre designed to enhance and further the skills and knowledge of the entire dental team. To celebrate the centre’s success in this year’s Business Excellence Awards, in which it has been recognised for its dedication to excellence in dental training, we profile it and share the secrets behind its success. pened in 2009 as part of King’s College London partnership with the NHS London Deanery, the £2.4 m high-specification centre is dedicated to the task of training up healthcare professionals, driving clinical standards and even improving clinical leadership via unrivalled opportunities for continuous personal and professional development. Over the years the centre has flourished and today, as LonDEC celebrates this award and its 10 th anniversary, it provides an unrivalled range of dental courses. It is now home to a vast selection of post- qualification education and continuing professional development opportunities for every member of the dental team at all levels. As a very dedicated Dental Continuing Education Courses facility, LonDEC’s highly sophisticated equipment and congenial ambience offer a high-specification and comfortable environment to learn in. The space is designed with students in mind, and makes for the perfect space for learners of all kinds. Course lecturers and students alike believe that the centre’s £2.4m CPD dental facilities are among the best in the world. O There is a space for every form of learning, whether it be the more practical rooms such as the Clinical Skills Training Classroom, Infection Control Training Suite or the Medical Emergency Training Suite, as well as space for lectures, seminars and group work in the Seminar Room. These spaces contain state-of-the-art equipment that is at the cutting-edge of the latest developments within the dental industry so that students are always ahead of emerging trends and able to enhance their skills to meet their patient’s ever-evolving needs. In addition to providing an ideal clinical skills training facility for King’s College London’s Faculty of Dentistry, Oral & Craniofacial Sciences postgraduate students, LonDEC’s state-of-the-art facilities which are available for hire for CPD dental lectures and hands-on training. Seeking to build upon its already impressive success, moving forward LonDEC will continue to host a variety of dental education courses to meet the needs of a wide variety of professionals from around the world and across the dental care market.