GIF Annual CPD Membership
What is the Annual CPD Membership?

Are you a dental professional looking to gain access to a comprehensive suite of online training material? Are you looking to complete your CPD?

Our Annual Membership offers you all of that and more.

Get access to more than 55 online, verifiable CPD courses plus future course releases and new training material.

  • Automatic enrolment on all our online courses.
  • Highest-quality online dental training material.
  • All courses are written and reviewed by industry experts.
  • Certificates awarded upon completion of each course.
  • Achievements stored in your online account.
  • Annual subscription renews automatically (but don’t worry, we’ll give you a nudge two weeks before to remind you).

This course and many others are included! Click here to find out more.


Infection Control: Microbiology and Infectious Diseases


This online course aims to give dental professionals an understanding of what cross-infection means and how to prevent it.

It gives you an insight into basic microbiology and infectious diseases so that you can protect your patients and your team members. This also enables you to provide a safe working environment for your patients and all members of the dental practice team.

The course provides 60 minutes of verifiable CPD.

GDC Development Outcomes: C, D

Infection Control: Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

A thorough understanding of the microorganisms that cause disease and how best to prevent transmission of infectious agents is a requirement for all healthcare providers to enable you to fulfil your professional responsibilities, your duty of care and your legal and statutory obligations.


To provide the learner with a basic understanding of the different micro-organisms which can cause transmissible diseases within the dental practice setting and how to reduce risk of infection.

The objective of this e-learning course is to provide dental professionals with:

  • An understanding of which microorganisms can cause human disease.
  • An understanding of the symptoms of these infectious diseases.
  • Knowledge on how a basic understanding of basic microbiology can prevent the transmission of these infectious diseases.


GDC Development Outcomes: C, D

This course provides 60 minutes of ECPD.

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