Lesson series

Advanced 3D Printing:
Print Splints, Whitening Trays, Mockups & Permanent Crowns

by The IDDA

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Saturday 9th December 2023 - LIMITED SPACES

Email us to learn more: info@digitaldentalacademy.co.uk
Course Details

PRICE - £495

Location - IDDA Training Facility, 128 Harley Street, London, W1G 7JT

Lunch Included

Fully hands on interactive course using high power laptops and access to the LATEST 3D printers, software and resins.

This ADVANCED 3D Printing course will unlock a whole new world of possibilities for 3D Printing users. We will introduce advanced concepts and with in depth tuition follow Hands On coverage learning how to 3D Print;
- Permanent Crowns and Inlays
- Splints
- Whitening Trays
- Egg Shell Temporaries & Mockups

Dentists, Lab Techs and auxillaries


Understand the principles of validated workflows Understand how to design and print splints and temporaries
Learn how to design and finish permanent restorations that are 3D Printed


08:30 - 9:00 Arrival
09:30 - Lecture on Validated Workflows
10:00 - HANDS ON -Splint Design
11:00 - Coffee Break
11:30 - HANDS ON - Whitening Tray Design
12:30 - Lecture - Finishing Patient Facing Prints

13:00 - Lunch

14:00 - HANDS ON - Egg Shell Temporaries
14:45 - HANDS ON - 3D Printing Permanent Crowns
15:30 - Coffee Break
16:00 - Finishing 3D Printed Crowns, Inlays and Splints
17:00 FInish

8 Hours CPD


  • 1 Module
  • Free IDDA 3D Printer
  • 12 Sections
  • Interactive Video Tutorials
  • This course includes a Hands On Session

Learn by Example

All four of our Professors are committed to assisting you with your Digital Dental journey.

We are leaders in the field and we look forward to answering your questions and helping you obtain your Diploma in Digital Dentistry.

Learn What's Important

ALL of our courses include;
  • Online Remote Learning Content on our interactive, well rated learning platform.
  • Verifiable CPD / CE Credits.
  • Optional Hands On Days.
  • Course On-The-Go access with IDDA Courses App on the app stores.
The courses, just like this one cover a wide range of topics from Smile Design, Cerec, in house Ortho and more!

Prof Adam Nulty
BChD MJDF RCS Eng PGCert MSc (Dist) MAcadMed
Programme Director
The Digital Dental Academy


I am delighted you have chosen to start your journey into Digital Dentistry with this course provided by the Digital Dental Academy, the UK’s premier independent teaching provider for digital dentistry.

As a new student to the Digital Dental Academy you will have the opportunity for new experiences whilst developing skills to give you the best chance of succeeding in this ever evolving speciality. I founded the DDA with Chris Lefkaditis, Patrik Zachrisson and Quintus Van Tonder to elevate the standard of knowledge in Digital Dentistry in both the UK and abroad with an unbiased and informative approach utilising the best talent in this field from across the world.

On behalf of myself, Chris, Patrik and Quintus, we look forward to meeting you and wish you the very best of luck in your studies.

Yours sincerely,


Frequently asked questions

Why should I join the Course?

The Digital Dental Academy has grown into one of the worlds largest community of digital dentistry dedicated to the professions of dentists, technicians and auxillaries, offering courses on a range of digital dentistry subjects, and it is pleased to deliver the UK’s first Level 7 Digital Dentistry Programme. 

The programme is aimed at the higher educational needs of General Dental Practitioners who intend to introduce digital dentistry as a treatment modality into their practices or to expand on existing knowledge and skills. It also instils the core skills essential for the professional practice of dentistry using new technologies and a commitment to lifelong learning.

The objective is to provide dental surgeons with the core knowledge and clinical skills essential for the delivery of competent, high quality dental care in accordance with GDC recognised guidelines. Additionally, it is to promote an understanding of the different requirements essential to the provision of ethical, predictable and evidence based preventative, orthodontic, restorative and cosmetic dentistry.

What are the course aims of the full PGCert/Diploma?

The overall aim is to deliver sound teaching in the theory and safe practice of modern dentistry using cutting edge tools such as intra oral scanners, 3D Printers, Milling machines and Software aids. It aims to produce competent and reflective practitioners as well as encouraging opportunities for research and further postgraduate development. The programme aims are to:

  • Provide unbiased teaching in the theory and practice of dentistry using digital tools and technologies.
  • Create opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Contribute to the research base of digital dentistry and to encourage research amongst practitioners.
  • Promote digital dentistry as a safe and practical method of treating patients.
  • Produce safe, competent and reflective practitioners.
  • Appraise levels of competency.

What are the course objectives for the full PGCert/Diploma?

By the end of the programme, successful students will have acquired the knowledge, skills and experience to confidently:

  • Deliver safe, predictable and competent dental treatment using digital technologies.
  • Understand their role and responsibilities in the provision of dental treatment to their patients using these tools, together with their relationships to other colleagues and the dental care team.
  • Be able to communicate effectively with other professionals in the management of complex cases requiring an interdisciplinary approach.
  • Interpret research findings and their implications for dental treatment using digital dental software and hardware.
  • Evaluate various treatment options, demonstrate proficiency in applying new cutting edge software and hardware techniques and reflect on all aspects relating to practice management, synthesising information gained from a wide variety of sources in order to develop an optimal and realistic treatment plan.
  • Understand the major legal, ethical and social implications of treatment using these technologies.

What are the Course Fees for the full PGCert/Diploma?

The normal Course Fees are £6,000 for the PGCert and £12,000 for the Diploma.

What is a Level 7 accreditation?

The Digital Dental Academy is an EduQual Approved Centre for education in the UK. As such our PGCert and Diploma Courses are taught to a standard that has been verified by EduQual. EduQual is a regulated awarding body, approved by SQA-Accreditation, a globally-recognised national qualifications regulator in the UK.

Course Structure

Getting Started in 3D Printing
Patrick Jones - Course author

Adam Nulty

Adam is the Principal Dentist and owner of "Dentist On The Rock" in Bury. He is a Cosmetic & Digital Dentist at Digital Smile Studio on Harley Street, London and one of the Executive Board members of The IDDA.
Patrick Jones - Course author
Patrick Jones - Course author

Patrik Zachrisson

Patrik is the Principal Dentist and owner of "The Wensleydale Dental Practice" in George St, Huntingdon. He is a Cosmetic & Digital Dentist at Digital Smile Studio on Harley Street, London and one of the Executive Board members of The IDDA.
Patrick Jones - Course author
Patrick Jones - Course author

Chris Lefkaditis

Chris is the Clinical Director, Principal Dental Surgeon and owner of "Hellesdon Dental Care" in Norwich. He is a Cosmetic & Digital Dentist at Digital Smile Studio on Harley Street, London and one of the Executive Board members of The IDDA.
Patrick Jones - Course author
Patrick Jones - Course author

Quintus Van Tonder 

Quintus is the Principal Dentist and owner of the "Zandielle Clinic" in Queens Square, Attleborough. He is a Cosmetic & Digital Dentist at Digital Smile Studio on Harley Street, London and one of the Executive Board members of The IDDA.
Patrick Jones - Course author

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