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Welcome to START VT 2014. The venue for START 2014 is the Dunblane Hydro Hotel, please follow the link at the bottom of the page for more details.

The dates for this years course are as follows:

Group A

14th March 2014

26th /27th June 2014 (residential)

31st October 2014

Group B

6th June 2014

3rd / 4th July 2014 (residential)

7th November 2014

Group A and B

An additional regional date will be arranged by your local NES Office to cover Audit, Significant Event Analysis and E-Portfolio.

Open Evening: Becoming a Trainer

For dental practitioners in the West of Scotland please click on the link below to obtain details of the Open Evening for becoming a dental vocational trainer. Contact your local NES Office for regional information evenings and events.


The dates for next year will be as follows:

Group A

20th February 2015 (specifically for LDFT applicants and others)

25th / 26th June 2015 (overnight)

30th October 2015

Group B

13th March 2015

2nd / 3rd July 2015 (overnight)

6th November 2015