In this section, you can find questions and answers to the most common queries related to the programme. In case you cannot find an answer to your question in this section, please contact us.
Where are the courses going to take place?
Module 1&2 will be held in Dubai, UAE. Module 3 will be in Aachen, Germany.
Is this course going to be hands-on/practical?
Yes. Majority of the course is practical hands on.
How many cases do I need to present for the Mastership?
You need to present 5 Patient cases for the mastership.
What are the Mastership programme exams consisting of?
Multiple choice questions and Oral Exam (presentation of 5 patient treatment cases).
What happens if I miss one module?
The Mastership programme will be annual repetitive events. For example, if you miss Module 2 of the Mastership programme, you will be able to do the same exact module in the next year and still obtain your Mastership.
How many groups have completed this programme already?
In UAE, 5 groups have already completed the programme in the past few years. Group 6 is currently doing the programme. The same course is also offered in over 10 countries around the world.
Are there any other programmes offered in the Middle East?
Yes. CAPP-Tipton Dental Academy and the British Academy of Restorative Dentistry (BARD) also offer in Dubai, UAE Restorative & Aesthetic Diploma, Clinical Endodontics Diploma and Clinical Implant Diploma programmes.
Registration & Payment
What is the requirement for signing up for the Certificate course?
You need to be a General Practitioner (GP) Dentist or any other type of dentist to be eligible for the Certificate course.
What is the deadline for the registration?
There are only limited seats available so whenever the courses are full, registration will be closed.
Is payment in installments available?
Yes, it is. You can pay in 3 different installments. Payments must be made prior to each Module. For more information go to the registration section of the website.
What is included in the price?
Lectures, hands-on training, all training materials, lunch, coffee breaks, certificates after each module and others. No hidden costs.
Accreditation & CME
Is this programme accredited?
Yes, it is. By Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and DOH-Abu Dhabi with regards to CME points.
How many CME credits would I obtain if I follow the courses?
There are 4-day modules. Each day gives you est. 7 CME, if you attend a 4-day Module you will receive est. 28 CME. If you attend a full year, you will attain est. 84 CME.
After the Mastership Programme
I would like to do a Masters Degree. How can I achieve this?
When a delegate successfully completes the 3 Modules of the Lasers in Dentistry Mastership programme, she/he can continue to the “Master of Science in Lasers in Dentistry" from RWTH Aachen University (optional only). The delegate will be exempt from 2 out of the 10 modules of the Master in Aachen as these modules would be completed during the Lasers in Dentistry Mastership programme already. Additionally, the delegates who have completed the Lasers in Dentistry Mastership programme in Dubai, UAE will receive a discount of 5,000 Euro from the Masters.