International Implantology Course - Theory Program

Training & Education

The Theory component of the International Implantology Course is delivered as a structured program of 25 online modules ,which can be accessed anytime.

Prior to attending the 1-week residential Surgical Skills Course you will take the full Theory Program.


The Theory Program is delivered as a structured series of 25 online modules, each lasting approximately 1 hour.


This part of the course is equivalent to 5 full days of learning but can be taken anytime you like. You can do one module at a time or a whole series, one after the other. You choose when to take the modules and how many to do at each session.


The modules are accessed by your online Conrol Panel. The modules can be accessed from any computer with a good Internet connection.


We strongly recommend that you take all 25 modules before attending for the 1-week residential Surgical Skills course in Cambridge.


The modules are......


1. An introduction to the course and dental implantology

2. The science of osseointegration

3. Patient assessment & medical considerations

4. Surgical and prosthetic procedures and protocols

5. Laboratory procedures

6. Radiography and CT scanning

7. Infection Control and asepsis for surgical dentistry

8. Immediate implant placement

9. Peri-implant disease and managing complications

10. Clinical negligenc, consent and malpractice

11. Bone biology

12. Bone physiology

13. Bone pathology

14. Implant surfaces and load timings

15. Bisphosphonate drugs and oral surgery

16. The peri-implant soft tissue interface

17. Suturing materials and techniques

18. Development of Guided Bone Regeneration (GBR)

19. Bone augmentation materials

20. GBR membranes

21. Hard tissue grafting and sinus augmentation

22. Full arch restorations and overdentures

23. Pharmacology for implant surgery

24. Occlusion in dental implantology

25. Anatomy and local analgesia techniques


The Theory Program of online modules will be available to access upon registration.