Dental Immediate Life Support (DILS)

The CQC states that all members of the team providing conscious sedation “must undergo a minimum of 12 hours of continuing professional development every 5 years." Our course is linked to the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care 2015 and includes both adult and paediatric ILS

On Site Training


Our on-site courses are available across the UK, 7 days a week

Group prices from

£750 + VAT (as little as £62.50 + VAT per person)

Call: 020 8445 8998

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What to expect from this course

This course is aimed at Registered Dental Nurses and Dentists who provide conscious sedation within their practice.

Linked to the Standards for Conscious Sedation in the Provision of Dental Care 2015, this course covers:

  • Planning for Resuscitation (adults and children)
  • Human Factors affecting emergency management
  • Assessing an unwell patient
  • Basic Life Support for adults and children
  • Use of AED
  • Management of Anaphylaxis and Medical Emergencies

This course is delivered by an experienced paramedic/nurse qualified first aid instructor.

  • Availability

    On-site training is available

    at your Dental Practice

    7 days a week, across the UK.

  • Duration

    5-6 hours depending on the number of learners


  • Assessment

    Continuous assessment by your instructor throughout the course.

  • Certification

    On successful completion of the course you will receive a Safe and Sound certificate valid for one year and stating that the course qualifies for 6 points of Verifiable CPD in line with GDC guidelines

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What our customers say about our courses

 Very impressed with the high standard of training given by these very experienced paramedics.  It was a confidence booster to be trained by such professional and competent instructors.

Health and Safety Adviser

City of Westminster College

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We were extremely impressed by the training.  The instructor was knowledgeable and it was great to have examples shared to make the learning more real. We have  come away feeling happy and confident with what we have learnt and will definitely be booking more of our team on this training.

Nursery on the Green

Bright Horizons

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Throughout our 10 years of working with Safe and Sound they have always provided excellent training which is delivered by pleasant and professional trainers. The administration procedure is straightforward and they take account of comments we make and adjust their delivery to accommodate our requests.

Business Service Manager

CBC Services Lambeth

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