CPD Module 2 – Disinfection & Decontamination

Regular price £50.40

This is a short course that covers your 5 hours CPD requirement for the GDC’s cycle.

The course is a core GDC subject and is within the GDC guidelines for verifiable CPD.

Course information & style

The course outlines how to implement effective infection control measures at your dental practice. It will refresh and upgrade your existing knowledge based upon HTM 01-05 best practice.

The CPD Module 2 – Disinfection & Decontamination short course is delivered by E-qual portfolio: an academic website platform. E-qual portfolio offers a virtual learning system offering continuous access to:

  • Course workbook
  • Comprehensive one-to-one tutor support
  • Submission of and feedback on course assignments
  • Excellent study planning

Course structure

15 hours GLH (Guided Learning Hours).

This means we allow a student one month to complete the CPD Module 2 – Disinfection & Decontamination short course.

  • Standards of decontamination
  • Infection prevention terminology
  • Principles of zoning
  • Cleaning techniques
  • Decontamination room equipment and protocols
  • Aspects of occupational health


The CPD Module 2 – Disinfection & Decontamination short course will require you to complete seven small tasks and three multiple choice sheets. These will be marked by your tutor and they will provide you with excellent feedback

There are no examinations. Your final result will be based on continuous assessment.

On successful completion you will also receive a 5 hours of verifiable CPD certificate by the Dental Business Academy.