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LDS / ORE Part 1 Theory Course

This intensive six-day revision course prepares trainees for the theoretical knowledge required for Part 1 of the LDS and ORE examinations.  

The course covers key topics in the LDS/ORE Part 1 exam syllabus as outlined by the General Dental Council: clinically applied dental science and human disease, and all aspects of clinical dentistry - including law and ethics and health and safety.

  • £150.00
  • 6 days
  • 36.00 CPD Points
6 days
36.00 CPD Points


This revision course is suitable for those preparing for the License in Dental Surgery (LDS) examination.

Learning Outcomes

You will gain 30 hours of verifiable CPD and a thorough understanding of the key areas of the Part 1 exam syllabus, including:

  • Clinically applied dental science and human disease
  • Clinical dentistry
  • Law and ethics and health and safety


The course is provided by a mixture of interactive lectures, seminars and discussions. 

This course involves a range of interactive sessions taught by leading clinicians and lecturers in the fields of clinically applied dental science, human disease and clinical dentistry.

If you have attended the full course before and wish to attend just part of the course again, please contact us via phone or email and we can offer you a reduced rate.

Additional information

Why should I study this course at the Royal College of Surgeons?

The LDS is run by the College, so you will be learning from the leading experts.

This fully comprehensive revision course – one of the few available – is taught by lecturers and clinicians with considerable educational and professional experience. Many have passed the LDS and ORE examinations and possess in-depth knowledge of the skills required to help you do the same.


Booking Options

There are currently no dates available for this course. Please register your interest and we will email you when the next dates are announced.

Contact the FDS education team