Joining the DDU has never been easier!

We know it can feel daunting as you progress along your career path. That's why we're on your side and by your side, with qualified dental professionals who know the pressures you face supporting you throughout your journey.

Why you need the DDU

The DDU is a not-for-profit defence organisation and we're dedicated to members' interests. Being a member gets you access to a wide range of benefits, from expert and confidential advice when you need it, to robust defence of your professional reputation if you face a GDC, trust or disciplinary hearing.

But it doesn't stop there

Not only do you get a free gift when you join or renew for foundation year 2 membership, our free online guidance, CPD e-learning modules and mobile app mean you can get on-the-go support and advice whenever you need it. Build your confidence and portfolio all in your own time and at your own pace.

Online e-learning on topics like periodontology and social media can be saved as you go, making it easy to keep on track.

What's next?

Simply join or renew your membership by annual Direct Debit and you'll receive a £10 gift card at your renewal. It's simple to do and gives you the peace of mind knowing we're by your side.

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This page was correct at publication on 09/07/2019. Any guidance is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.