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4 or 5 Day ORE II Manikin Course – Normal Price (4 Days) £750, (5 Days) £875

This course is specially designed for beginners to ORE II, or delegates who have very limited Manikin skills. Delegates are taught: sitting positions, basic hand piece control, to indirect vision cutting with the use of a Dental Surveyor. The course follows the complete GDC syllabus for the ORE II exam, with live demonstrations, tutorials, and extended practise time. The course covers:

Day 1: Introduction to the exam, safe practise (including chair positions), Amalgam exercises Class I and II preparations and restorations.

Day 2: Composite Class III , IV, V and Cusp build up.

Day 3: FGC, PFM – anterior and posterior, Labial Veneer, Recording an Impression, Temporary Crown Fabrication, Lab Card

Day 4: Root Canal Treatment,Partial Denture Design, use of Dental Surveyor, Rest Seat preparation, Rubber Dam application

(Optional) Day 5: Use this practise day to revise what you have been taught over the last four days

The course tutors will provide each delegate with written feedback for each exercise.

It is essential that delegates read and study the GDC Manikin guidelines. It will be beneficial if you are also able to practise simple cutting on model teeth prior to attending the course.

Endo teeth, instruments, materials, and full use of the facility equipment are included. This course attracts 24 – 30 verifiable CPD hours.

Lunch is provided as complementary.

Course Tutor: Dr. Fred Mukwenda  BDS, MPH, MSC (CONS)

Please check the Book a Course page for special offers and promotions.

Our Advice:

  • After completing your course, you are expected to keep practicing at home. Make sure to practice for at least 3 hours per session.
  • Allow ample time to practice before booking your exam. We recommend, on average, 4 months practice time before taking the exam.
  • We also strongly emphasise that candidates use genuine exam models and teeth, purchased from genuine suppliers. This will greatly enhance your preperation. 
  • Make your first attempt count

ORE II Manikin Private Session – 1 Day Price: £390

Private tuition is available with our course tutors. Please contact us to check availability or book. Can be conducted with groups up to three candidates.

Tutors are able to demonstrate up to 4 exercises. The day is a combination of hands-on pracitse and demonstrations.

Course Tutor: Dr. Fred Mukwenda  BDS, MPH, MSC (CONS)

Course attracts: 6 CPD hours per day.

Course Tutors are on hand to offer you full support and the required guidance throughout the course as necessary. Materials, equipment, and the use of the facility are included in the fees.

Terms and conditions apply. Offer is subject to availability and on first come first serve basis. Not Transferable. Can not be used in conjunction with any other offer. We reserve the right to amend offer.

It is essential that candidates read and study the GDC guidelines.

Course fees do not include accommodation. If you wish to book accommodation, please contact us.


ORE Manikin Revision Course – 1 Day Price: £365

Use this session how you like and practise the exercises you wish. Course tutors are on hand to offer you support and guidance as required. Note: Course tutors can give live demonstrations for any exercise on request. In order to benefit from these revision days, candidates must have completed an extensive Manikin training course with MR. Courses or elsewhere. Revision days are also suitable for those who are practising Manikin skills in preparation for their exams.

Materials, equipment, full upper and lower jaws and the use of the facility are included in the fees. Endo teeth are not provided. Candidates who wish to practise Endo can bring their own endo teeth/ tooth or can purchase from our office.

Course attracts: 6 CPD hours per day

Course Tutors: Dr. Fred Mukwenda  BDS, MPH, MSC (CONS) 


5-Day OSCE & DTP/ME Course – Normal Price £750

  • 1 DAY SKILLED OSCE
  • 1 DAY ACTOR & WRITTEN OSCE
  • 1 DAY DTP
  • 1 DAY ME & ME MOCK
  • 1 DAY OSCE AND DTP MOCK

1st Day: Skilled OSCE Course:

Course includes a lecture and demonstration of all skilled OSCEs and guidance on how to approach each type of station with effective time management.

Our Skilled OSCE courses gives you the opportunity to practise and learn using the following:

  • Dental Surveyor
  • Cephalometric Tracing
  • RPD designing using models
  • Suturing
  • IM injection
  • Use of IOTN ruler (Free IOTN ruler for each candidate attending the course!)
  • Use of X-ray holders
  • Arrangement of Intra-Oral Radiographs
  • Splinting of avulsed tooth
  • Identification of surgical instruments.
  • Rubber Dam placement
  • Dental charting
  • Waste disposal
  • Hand washing

Course also includes:

  • Skilled OSCEs: using similar materials that are used in the exam
  • Continued support from our course tutors till you pass the exam

2nd Day: Actor & Written OSCE Course:

Course includes a lecture and demonstration of the most common actor and written OSCEs in the exam and guidance on how to approach each type of station with effective time management.

  • Key points covered with correct guidance to meet examiner’s expectations.
  • Written OSCEs: Covering exam topics.

3rd Day: Medial Emergency & Mock Course:

Course includes:

  • Presentation including in depth discussion on structured based scenarios
  • Latest relevant updates
  • CPR on Adult and Child manikins including demonstration of BLS and AED with hands on practise
  • Use of ME drugs and equipment including Oxygen cylinder, face mask, spacer and self -inflating bag
  • ME Mock with scenarios and BLS as in the exam

Use of Medical Emergency Kit including:

  • Glucometer
  • Guedels Oropharyngeal Airway
  • GTN spraySalbutamol and use of spacer device
  • Adrenaline
  • Aspirin
  • Glucagon
  • Oral Glucose
  • Midazolam
  • Oxygen Cylinder
  • Topics of discussion includes:
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Asthma
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angina and Myocardial Infarction
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Basic Life Support
  • Choking
  • Epilepsy
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Needle stick injury
  • Syncope

4th Day: Dental Treatment Planning Course:

Course includes presentation and lecture with exam based guidance, including guidance on using exam forms.

All cases will have relevant radiographs, photographs and models.

This course will provide all the guidance necessary for the ORE exam.

Other Crucial areas covered are:

  • Effective history taking using actors
  • Diagnosis using appropriate investigations
  • Radiograph interpretation
  • Treatment planning formulation and oral presentation
  • Methodical approach to DTP
  • Time management
  • Mock exams with detailed personal feedback from course tutors

5th Day: OSCE & DTP Mock Course:

Course includes:

  • DTP Mock exam with professional actors
  • OSCE Mock exams with professional actors for actor OSCE stations
  • Detailed personal feedback provided after each mock by course tutors
  • Mock exams conducted similar to exam conditions with actors and artefacts

Materials, equipment, and the use of the facility are included in the fees. Course hand outs are provided to each participating candidate.

Course Tutors are on hand to offer you full support and the required guidance throughout the course as necessary.

Venue: MR. Dental, Woking

Nearest station: Woking Railway Station

This session attracts 30 verifiable CPD hours.

Course Tutors from: Dr. Zina Saad, Dr. Ammar Al Hakeem, Dr. Marna Elsalmy, Dr. Gunjan Modi


2-Day Mock – Normal Price: £650

  • 1-Day Manikin Mock Course    
  • 1-Day OSCE DTP & ME Mock Course

1-Day Manikin Mock Course – Individual Price £365

  • Timed mock exam, as per exam requirements, with detailed personal feedback by course tutors.
  • Use the remaining session or all this session how you like and practise the exercises you wish.
  • Course tutors are on hand to offer you support and guidance as required.
  • Course tutors can give live demonstrations for any exercise on request.
  • In order to benefit from these revision days, candidates must have completed an extensive Manikin training course with MR. Courses or elsewhere.
  • Revision days are also suitable for those who are practising Manikin skills in preparation for their exams.
  • Materials, equipment, full upper and lower jaws and the use of the facility are included in the fees.

Please Note: Endo teeth are not provided. Candidates who wish to practise Endo can bring their own Endo teeth/ tooth or can purchase from our office.

Course Tutors: Dr. Fred Mukwenda  BDS, MPH, MSC (CONS) 

1-Day OSCE DTP ME Mock Course – Individual Price £295

Mock exam includes up to 16 stations with actor based, written and skilled OSCEs.

  • Guidance offered on how to approach each type of station with effective time management
  • Mock exams with detailed individual feedback provided by the course tutors

​ Our OSCE courses gives you the opportunity to practise and learn using: dental surveyor, cephalometic tracing, models for RPD designing, IOTN ruler, arrangement of intra oral x-rays, and identification of x-ray faults.Skilled OCESs are covered using similar materials that are used in the exam.

  • The course also includes surgical instruments for identification, the use of rubber dam kit, and suturing kit.
  • Communication OCESs are conducted with real actors similar to the exam.

Course Tutors From: Dr. Zina Saad 

DTP Mock Course

Course includes:

  • DTP Mock Exam: based on actual ORE exam with actors, using relevant models, radiographs and photographs.
  • Mock exam includes detailed individual feedback from the course tutors
  • Exam based guidance, including guidance on using exam forms.

Medical Emergencies Mock Course:

This course includes:

  • ME Mock Exam: With scenarios and BLS. Structure based on actual ORE exam
  • CPR on Adult and Child manikins including demonstration of BLS and AED with hands on practice
  • Use of ME equipment including Oxygen cylinder, face mask and spacer
  • Use of Medical Emergency Kit including Glucometer, Guedels Oropharyngeal Airway​

Materials, equipment, and the use of the facility are included in the fees.

Course Tutors From: Dr Zina Saad BDS, 

Course Tutors are on hand to offer you full support and the required guidance throughout the course as necessary. Materials, equipment, and the use of the facility are included in the fees.


Terms and conditions apply. Offer is subject to availability and on first come first serve basis. Not Transferable. Can not be used in conjunction with any other offer. We reserve the right to amend offer.

It is essential that candidates read and study the GDC guidelines.

Course fees do not include accommodation. If you wish to book accommodation, please contact us.


ORE Part 1: 10 Day Comprehensive Course

Normal Course Fee: £750.00

This course is an Online course and will be conducted via Skype.

Essential requirements:

  1. A computer or laptop with Skype installed with webcam.
  2. Skype account which will need prior approval at the time of booking.
  3. Good Internet speed
  4. Please check course times- timings will be 10am-4pm UK time with 1 hour lunch break.

This course will cover :

Paper A- Clinically applied Dental Sciences and Clinically applied human diseases

Paper B- Aspects of Clinical Dentistry including Ethics and Health and safety

Day 1: Modules 1 & 11

Day 2: Modules 6 & 12

Day 3: Modules 4 & 13

Day 4: Modules 9 & 17

Day 5: Modules 14 & 16

Day 6: Modules 2 & 8

Day 7: Modules 3 & 7

Day 8: Modules 10 & 15

Day 9: Modules 5, 18 & 19

Day 10: Modules 20 pass papers & Mock Exam

Module 1: Anatomy

Module 2: Physiology

Module 3: Orthodontics

Module 4: Pathology

Module 5: Pharmacology & Therapeutics

Module 6: Oral Surgery

Module 7: Medicine & Oral Medicine

Module 8: Radiology

Module 9: Restorative Dentistry

Module 10: Paediatric Dentistry

Module 11: Embryology

Module 12: Medical Emergencies & LBS

Module 13: Pain, Anaesthesia & Sedation

Module 14: Histology

Module 15: Statistics, Scientific Evidence & How to read a paper

Module 16: Periodontology

Module 17: Dental Materials

Module 18: Infection Control Module

Module 19: Ethics and Law in the UK

Module 20: Preventive Dentistry

21/22/23/24/25/26 MOCK exams & Pass Papers.

Course Tutors are on hand to offer you full support and the required guidance throughout the course as necessary.

This session attracts 60 verifiable CPD hours.

Course Tutors: TBA


LDS II 4-Day Manikin Course – Normal Price £800.00

This course is designed for beginners to LDS Part 2 and will cover the following:

Day 1: Clinical aspects of Cavity Preparation; Class I, Class II MO, OP Amalgam on Molar, Class II grooves preparation, Amalgam Restoration, Class V Preparation

Day 2: Crown Preparation: Principle of design in relation to occlusal relationship and questionable retentions. Veneer preparation and variations, PFM on Anterior, Gold Crown on Posterior, PFM on Posterior with grooves, Impression Technique, Temporary Crown.

Day 3: Preparation for Composite and Inlays/Onlays: Class III preparation Composite, Class IV Preparation, Class IV build-up, Class II Preparation DO, Tunnel Restoration Preparation, Inlay and Onlay Preparation.

Day 4: Endodontics / Prosthodontics: Anterior RCT Access & Condensation, Posterior Access, Rest Seat Preparation, Surveying, Partial Denture Design, Lab Card, Brief Lecture on ME and DTP (in last hour).

(The above is just an example on what could be covered each day of the course, but it can change depending on circumstances).

Endo teeth, instruments, materials, and full use of the facility equipment are included. This course attracts 26 verifiable CPD hours.

Lunch is provided as complementary.

Course Tutor: Dr. Taif Salih


What the course fees includes

For all courses, the GDC and LDS guidelines are fully covered. Manikin exercises are demonstrated, where possible, inside the manikin mouth on Frasaco jaws. Delegates are supervised throughout their practise sessions and are guided at all times in accordance with the GDC / LDS guidelines.

Each delegate is provided with a complete Manikin with upper and lower jaws. The jaws come with a full set of teeth. Delegates are also provided with any instruments that are needed to complete the exercises. For all courses, materials and equipment are provided. An info pack is available for all delegates, which contains useful information on the course together with the exercises that will be practised.

Refreshments and lunch are provided. Terms and conditions apply. For details on taxi service – please see below.

Course timings: 9:00am to 5:00pm

All timings are approximate and are subject to change without prior warning.

For payment in installments kindly contact the office.

Any payments made for reservations are non refundable.


Accommodation

If you require accommodation, please contact  Double Tree by Hilton – Woking or Travelodge


Course Tutors Profiles

“DEAR CANDIDATES,

WE HAVE TAKEN SPECIAL CARE TO ASSEMBLE OUR TUTORIAL TEAM. AS YOU MAY BE AWARE, OUR MANIKIN TUTORS HAVE BEEN GUIDING CANDIDATES SINCE JANUARY 2007. SINCE THEN WE HAVE INTRODUCED OSCE/ DTP & ME COURSES TO OFFER YOU THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE GUIDANCE THAT MEETS THE EXAM REQUIREMENTS ENABLING YOU TO SUCCEED. OUR TUTORS, STAFF ARE PASSIONATE, SINCERE AND ARE DEDICATED TO YOUR SUCCESS. WE BELIEVE ONLY IN THE BEST SO STAY WITH THE BEST.

OUR AIM IS TO GUIDE EVERY CANDIDATE CORRECTLY.

MAKE YOUR FIRST ATTEMPT COUNT

WE STRONGLY RECCOMMEND THAT CANDIDATES TAKE AT LEAST 4 MONTHS TO PREPARE THEMSELVES.”

ORE 2 TUTORS

Dr. Marna Elslamy BDS

Dr. Marna Elslamy qualified from Dental Surgery in Cairo University, Egypt. She has been practicing as a general dentist before moving to the UK. Dr. Marna successfully completed the Overseas Registration Exam in 2019 and registered as a Dentist with the GDC. She has been tutoring at MR. Dental for over a year and specialising in ORE 2 OSCEs, DTP and Medical Emergencies.

Dr. Fred Mukwenda BDS, MPH, MSC (CONS)

Dr. Fred Mukwenda is our well renowned lead Tutor for our ORE 2 Manikin courses. He has vast experience and expertise in all areas of the ORE II Manikin. He is also well known in the field of dentistry and has been in clinical practice as a restorative specialist qualified from Eastman’s UCL.

He has taught at Londec and also has previously taught at Eastman’s UCL. He has assisted in the set-up of the ORE 2 Manikin Exam at Eastman’s UCL and have examined ORE 2 manikin candidates. Dr Fred’s direct teaching, approach, expertise and guidance meets the examiner’s perspective.

Dr. Zeena Saad BDS

Dr. Zeena Saad has been part of the OSCE/DTP/ME team since 2016. Zeena has completed her MJDF and is a member of the Royal College of Surgeons. Dr. Zeena has vast knowledge of the ORE exam and believes in providing the much care and exact precise details of the ORE Exam to all candidates. She is very caring, sympathetic and has amazing interaction with each candidate. Dr. Zeena loves passing her vast knowledge and her valuable experience to all candidates in attendance.

Dr. Ammar Al Hakeem DDS, MJDF, MFDS

Dr. Ammar Al Hakeem qualified in 2013 at Ajman University. Dr. Ammar is fluent in English, whilst Arabic is his native tongue, so can easily communicate with a wide variety of ORE Students. He also has a large following of ORE students who often comment on his ability to help them to feel less nervous. Dr. Ammar is very committed to making sure the ORE Students needs are met.

Dr. Alka Chaudhari BDS, ORE, Mfds, RCSEd

Dr Alka Chaudhari passed her ORE in 2014 and completed her postgraduate exams to obtain The Diploma of Membership of the Faculty of Dental Surgery (MFDS) of The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2018.

She has experience in teaching all aspects of general dentistry. Since passing her ORE exams, she has helped and guided many candidates in OSCEs, DTP and ME to pass their exams. Dr Alka also has experience mentoring nurses and students to help pave their way to be great healthcare professionals.
Dr Alka is also fluent in both English and Hindi.

Dr. Subani Bedi BDS, ORE

Dr. Subani graduated from Tamil Nadu University in India in 2009 and went on to complete postgraduate studies in Periodontics and Implantology in 2015. She has since then worked in a corporate dental set up. She has a keen interest in academics and has always enjoyed teaching.

She moved to the UK in 2019 and passed both parts of her ORE exams in her first attempt. She is very passionate about dentistry and would like to share her experience with future candidates to successfully clear the ORE exams.

Dr. Noor Almodares BDS, ORE

Dr Noor Almodares graduated from Jordan University of Science and Technology. She worked in general dentistry in Jordan for 2 years, then UAE for 5 years, where she supervised dental students studying at Ajman University. She also worked within a private general dentistry setting. Dr Noor is currently working in a private clinic in the UK. She cleared her ORE Part I and II on her first attempt and would like to share her experience with our future candidates.

Dr. Keerthana Kumar BDS, ORE

Dr. Keerthana Kumar is a post graduate in Periodontology and Implantology. She has a strong passion for teaching which inspired her to become a tutor. After completing her ORE journey, she wishes to impart this knowledge and experience to other aspiring candidates.

Dr. Hisham Mahmoud BDS, CertRest RCSEng, MFDS RCSEd, MFGDP, MFDS RCPS

Dr. Hisham Mahmoud graduated from Cairo University in Egypt in 2012 and is a member of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Glasgow and England.
He has been awarded a PGCert in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry by the FGDP RCSEng and is currently undergoing a diploma in the same programme.
He is passionate about teaching, sharing knowledge with candidates and guiding young dentists in their early careers.

LDS 2 TUTOR

Dr. Taif Salih BDS, MSC (Oral Pathology)

Dr. Taif Salih qualified as a dentist in 2004. Since then he has undergone postgraduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in several dental clinics in UK and abroad.

With over 16 years of Clinical and Academic experience in under and postgraduate education, Dr. Salih has a thorough teaching experience in Academic and Clinical Dentistry. He has obtained various teaching certificates in academic medicine and clinical dentistry.

Dr. Salih has joined the MR Dental Tutor Team as an LDS tutor in 2020, for both parts 1 and 2. He is very passionate and keen to deliver high standard training to help all our candidates to obtain the essential knowledge and refine their clinical skills to meet the necessary requirements of the LDS exam.


Courses Terms and Conditions:

By booking a course with us, you agree to the following Terms and Conditions:

1. All course bookings must be made via our website unless prior permission from us is given to you to book and pay by other means.

2. Bookings will only be accepted and confirmed by email upon receipt of the Course Booking Form and a full payment. Both must be completed at the time of booking.

3. Places are offered on first come first serve basis.

4. If due to unforeseen circumstances a course is cancelled or postponed by us, delegates will be provided with the next available date. In the event of cancellation, payments will be refunded in full.

5. In case of serious equipment failure during a course or a power cut, we reserve the right to reschedule the affected course days.

6. If you wish to cancel or postpone a course booking, all cancellations and postponements must be made in writing. The following cancellation fees are applicable:

  • All cancellations and postponements must be requested in writing outling your reasons
  • If you cancel within 2 days of your booking, then an administration fee of 15% is applicable
  • Cancellations made after 2 days of your booking are subject to a cancellation fee of 50%
  • No refunds will be given to cancellations made 14 working days after booking your course. Likewise, if candidates fail to turn up for the course
  • If you wish to postpone your course, you can make only one change, subject to availability, at the Course Admin’s discretion. An administration fee of 15% will be charged. You must inform us in writing no later than 4 weeks prior to your course start date. Any postponements made after this time, may not be accepted and full fees will be charged.
  • Mock courses cannot be cancelled, postponed to a future date or transferred to another candidate.
  • If you wish to change your booking to an earlier date (subject to availability), then an administration fee of 15% will be charged.
  • If you cannot attend your booked course due to illness or other emergency, please contact us immediately, and notify us in writing. We will endeavour to postpone your course to the next available course, subject to availability. We may request a Doctor’s Certificate for the illness declared.
  • Course bookings cannot be tranferred to another candidate.
  • Part payments on courses are non refundable.

7. You agree for us to use photos and videos of your training (if any), which may be used in future promotions. This includes within: print, video, online and broadcasted material.

8. Anyone caught or suspected of using recording equipment will be asked to leave the course and premises immediately. No refund will be given. Any equipment found to have recordings will be confiscated and the contents deleted.

9. Theft will not be tolerated. Anyone caught or suspected of theft may be reported to the police and prosecuted.

10. Abusive language or behaviour towards the tutors and/or staff will not be tolerated. Any offender will be asked to leave the premises immediately. No refund will be given.

11. We reserve the right to charge for any damage caused to the equipment and property to the responsible person(s) at cost at our discretion.

12. Delegates will not be able to take the tutors’ preps home. We are not able to provide preps or plaster models of any of the exercises demonstrated during the course.

13. We do not have the facilities to cater for partners, young children or other guests. Please do not try to bring them to the facility.

14. We reserve the right to change the course tutors without prior notice.

15. Delegates will automatically be added to our newsletter database.

16. If you lose your CPD certificate and request another copy, you will be charged a £10 admin fee.

17. All details provided on the Course Booking Form will remain strictly private and confidential. Your details will not be shared with any third parties.

18. For those attending Private or Revision sessions: candidates may be charged for the use of additional teeth.

19. Card payments may be subject to surcharges. Please contact us for further information.

20. We reserve the right to amend and alter these terms and conditions without prior notice.

21. Courses are not transferrable.

22. Lunch is provided as complementary. If you have certain food allergies and special dieitry needs, as we source the food from other providers, you may have to bring your own lunches.

23. Taxi shuttle service to and from Woking Train Station to the course venue will be charged for all days of the course. If you miss the taxi connection, then you must make your own way to the course venue at your own cost. In this case, no refunds will be given.