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How far will you go with the BACD? Follow the BACD Career Path and aim for the top

The BACD has four different levels of membership:

Associate Membership, Full Membership, Accredited Membership and Fellowship

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Associate member

Level 1

This level is available to all dental staff, Receive access to all benefits listed in Why Join The BACD?

An annual fee is paid to the BACD and the cost varies depending on your job title. To purchase your membership click here

Guidelines for associate members


Full member

Level 2

If you are an associate member dentist, or an associate member technician, and you are ready to take the next step, you can apply to become a Full member. There is no extra cost involved, so click here to find out how.

Guidelines for full members

May include the statement “Full Member of the BACD2 in CVs, practice promotional material, business cards or stationery
May use the “BACD Full Member” logo provided that they are signed up to pay membership fees by the direct debit scheme, AND that they include a link from the logo on their website to the BACD website.


Accredited member

Level 3

For a dentist or technician to become an Accredited member you must satisfy all the criteria of the academy’s accreditation process to prove competence in key areas of cosmetic/aesthetic dentistry. Click here to find out what’s involved.

Guidelines for accredited members

May include the statement “Accredited Member of the BACD” in CVs, practice promotional material, business cards or stationery
May use the “BACD Accredited Member” logo provided that they are signed up to pay membership fees by the direct debit scheme, AND that they include a link from the logo on their website to the BACD website.


Fellow

Level 4

Fellowship of the BACD is the highest and final stage on the BACD’s career path in cosmetic dentistry. It has been designed to allow Accredited members to demonstrate excellence in interdisciplinary treatment planning and the execution of complex treatments to consistently high standards. To find out how to become a Fellow click here.

Guidelines for fellows

May include the statement “Fellow of the BACD” in CVs, practice promotional material, business cards or stationery
May use the “BACD Fellow” logo provided that they are signed up to pay membership fees by the direct debit scheme, AND that they include a link from the logo on their website to the BACD website.


“Non membership”

Not sure about whether you are ready to join the BACD yet? Want to try us out and see if it fits? This is the level for you.

“Non-membership” costs £1 and is available to all dental staff. It entitles you to attend regional meetings for £199 per meeting, and other events at the higher, “non-member” rate.

Please note that if you join as a “non member”, you are NOT an associate member of the BACD, and you are NOT allowed to refer to yourself as a BACD member
To purchase your membership click here

If you like us and you want to stay, then it’s easy to upgrade your membership to Level 1 – Associate Member. Simply email us and we will do the rest

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📍This year, the BACD is proud to have supported the President’s Charity, Smilestar Ltd This volunteer-based charity offers high quality dental treatment free-of-charge to less fortunate individuals in Africa and India, and to ex-Royal Marines in the UK.

The Academy would like to thank its members for their generous donations to the charity. Immediate Past President, Dr Rahul Doshi, says: “I’m pleased that we were able to raise £5,000 for SmileStar, which will go towards providing medication to vulnerable people in Africa.

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And the winner of our Conference Social Media Competition is......... Congratulations, you have won a FREE ticket to attend on Friday & Saturday at next year's #BACD2020
A huge thank you, as usual, to Suzy Rowlands who has worked with absolute devotion & expertise to help bring us what has been a wonderful few days!

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A big thank you to our current & past Scientific Directors, Paul Abrahams & Simon Chard who have been instrumental in not only engaging speakers but for also realising & listening to the needs of our members & attendees.
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I am truly privileged and humbled to be the BACD President this year.

It is an honour to lead an Academy, that I have been a member of for many years, and continue the great work of previous Presidents and Boards.

I am looking forward to see the Academy’s continued growth through education and inspiration.

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Our 2019/2020 Board of Directors.
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