HEE is aware that COVID-19 will affect dental professionals across the South West and the country. The priority is to maintain your and your patient’s safety.

Please see some guidance below with detailed information for you to follow below:

ARCP Guidance for Dental Speciality Trainees 

Covid-19 Dental ARCP Appeal 

Dental ARCP outcome 10 C codes 


Mental Health Apps Available for NHS Staff

COVID response letter

Corona Virus Dental Alert Amber

Preparedness Letter for Primary Dental Care 

Joint Statement Education COVID 19

Dental COVID 19 Communication

COPMeD Guidance

IST Bench marking

DFT Guidance

Statement of expectation medical student volunteers

Wellbeing support services

Guidance on facilitating the return of trainees on flexible training pathways

Please follow this link to a COVID-19 update for dental professionals published today (25th March) “Issue 3 - Preparedness letter for primary dental care – 25 March 2020”:

You are reminded that all COVID19 guidance for primary care is consolidated at, with information specifically related to dental at the Dental practice tab. Please note that guidance, standard operating procedures and other publications are being revised and updated on an ongoing basis – so do visit the site regularly for the latest information.