Courses and Seminars

Diploma In Orthodontic Therapy

Course tutor:
9.00am - 5.00pm

1 Year

King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust & Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

All days attended are verifiable CPD Hours
Suitable for:
Dental Care Professionals registered with the GDC who wish to specialise in Orthodontic Therapy
Available from the RCSEd website (

The course covers

The following documentation will provide course information:

Course information 2024


Learning outcomes

The Orthodontic Therapy course will allow candidates to register as an Orthodontic Therapist with the General Dental Council (GDC), once they have successfully completed the Royal College Of Surgeons, Diploma in Orthodontic Therapy Examination.

Training dates

June 2024 with specific dates to follow.

Entry requirements

To be eligible to join, candidates must –

  • be registered as a Dental Care Professional with the General Dental Council
  • have appropriate professional indemnity insurance (in place by the start of the training programme)
  • identified a workplace mentor/clinical supervisor

How to apply

Applications for the King’s Health Partners (KHP) Orthodontic Therapy Programme is now open, with a closing date of Friday 29 September 2023.  Interviews will be held in October / November with specific dates to be confirmed.

If you wish to apply please complete the Application Form 2024

Please also complete the Trainer Specification & Approval Form 2024

The following KHP documentation will provide support and guidance when completing the application:

Candidate Information & Course Specification 2024

FAQS 2024



Further information

The Course is provided by King’s Health Partners, and delivered by staff of King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (KCH), Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT) and King’s College London (KCL).