Dental Therapist Foundation Training in Yorkshire and the Humber

Dental Therapist Foundation Training is a programme for new or recently qualified Dental Therapists. It is designed to support them in their first year in practice including supervision, mentoring and a study day programme.


Applications for the 2021-2022 training programme are now open.

You will find the application form in the blue Therapist Trainee Applicant button below.

Please use the guidance for applicants document when completing the form.

Applications for 2021/22 scheme will close at midnight on Friday 30th April 2021. 


The 2021/22 scheme has a provisional start date of September 2021, however this may change in light of challenges with Covid 19.

Details about the 2021/22 scheme are under regular review and all updates will appear on this page.


Further information about the scheme is detailed within the Applicant Handbook.

If you have any further questions please direct them to Joanne Ward, Training Programme Director for DTFT in Yorkshire and the Humber;




Contact us

The Dental Therapy Foundation Team

Joanne Ward

Training Programme Director

Simon Hearnshaw

Training Programme Director



Applicant Handbook

Before completing the application form, please read through the information provided in this handbook.

Please direct any questions you may have about the training scheme to Joanne Ward:


Therapist Trainee Applicant
  • Applications for 2021/22 are now open.
  • The closing date will be midnight on Friday 30th April 2021.

You can download the application form here:

Please use the guidance document for applicants when completing the form:

Please direct any questions you may have about the training scheme or application process to Joanne Ward:

Do you want to be an Educational Supervisor for DTFT?

We are updating how we accept applications for Educational Supervisors. If you are interested and would like more information about the 2021/22 scheme please contact the Training Programme Director, Joanne Ward:


Click here to view any changes to the applications for 2021/22

Please send your completed applications for to Joanne Ward