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Our trainings in the UK

Your 3Shape solution is a product that will continually develop. As the digital ecosystem changes it is imperative that 3Shape customers have access to the latest innovations and digital solutions as they develop. Through the 3Shape Academy we want to bring the cutting edge closer to you.

Are you on TRIOS Care? Do not forget to book your 1 hours’ worth dental expert session, which you have as a TRIOS Care user every year. It's a great opportunity to dive into, for example: 

  • The TRIOS toolkit (e.g. bite scan) or patient engagement apps
  • Scanning for crowns & bridges or special/advanced cases (e.g. implants, dentures)
  • Common scanning mistakes and how to solve them

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3Shape invests many resources to build an environment filled with inspiration and freedom – driven by purpose and vision. We do our utmost to create the best learning environment for you. From refresher and tips and tricks courses that hone your skills, to introductions to advanced workflows and innovative design. The 3Shape UK syllabus is designed with your growth in mind. It is our goal to ensure you get the most out of your 3Shape solution.

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Classroom trainings

We are back with our classroom trainings! All our courses take place in small groups of a maximum 12 participants at 3Shape UK, Reading. During the trainings you will discover tips and tricks and the best practices that will enhance your experience with 3Shape products and increase your confidence as a 3Shape user. If you wish to join our trainings, click on the desired training below to register.

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Customised Classroom Training ( on-demand )
Charlie Laity

1-day training

Rent an expert for the day, and you tell us what you want! One of our specialists will create a customised agenda for the day, based on whatever you would like to know. Note: this course is not CPD accredited due to its customized nature.

Some examples of topics on offer:

  • TRIOS Customised.
  • Clear Aligner Studio.
  • Splints Studio.

Target group: Clinic/Lab/Ortho/Implant

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £1500

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainers: Charlie Laity, 3Shape Senior Training Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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TRIOS Masterclass
Charlie Laity

1-day training

Become a true TRIOS Master with this comprehensive experience. This course will explain advanced TRIOS indications, such as scanning for dentures, and capturing centric relation bites. It also covers the fundamentals of how a TRIOS captures data, the difference between file types and a detailed look into the engagement apps for understanding your scanner like never before.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the full scope of a digital journey with 3Shape.
  • Learn the latest advancements and updates in 3Shape’s scanning technology.
  • How to take shades with TRIOS, and tailor the environment for doing so.
  • Utilise Patient Specific Motion for Dynamic Occlusion capture.
  • Patient engagement with caries detection aid tool.
  • Scan fully edentulous patients.
  • Scan for RPDs.
  • Learn the fundamentals of digital files, differences between STL, PLY and DCM.
  • How to utilise 3Shape’s Patient Engagement Applications.

Target group: Existing 3Shape TRIOS users who have completed their onboarding journey

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainer: Charlie Laity, Senior Training & Application Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Introduction to Implant-Based Restorations with Dental System
Victoria Rayner

1-day training

This course is dedicated for 3Shape users that have a basic knowledge in Dental System and want to start designing and producing implant-based Restorations.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Gain an understanding of the implant workflow including importing Implant library’s & Scan Bodies.
  • Design Single Unit Implant Restorations including Customised Abutment, Screw retained crowns and Anatomical Abutments.
  • Design Short Span Implant Bridge.
  • Design an Implant bar.
  • Generate implant model with separate soft tissue TRIOS.

Target group: 3Shape Dental System user with a minimum of 6 weeks design experience

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainer: Victoria Rayner, 3Shape Training Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Patient Engagement with TRIOS
Charlie Laity

1-day training

Become a pro at engaging patients using the latest advancements in digital technology. This course will go through the specifics of utilising TRIOS features, and all 3 of 3Shape’s TRIOS Engagement applications, and how you can use them to effectively communicate and engage patients in treatments.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Utilise TRIOS tools and enhanced colour adaptions to show patients their true dental situation.
  • Use 3Shape Smile Design to simulate and plan realistic images of post-treatment results.
  • Use TRIOS Treatment Simulator to simulate for Orthodontic treatments, such as aligners, fixed labial orthodontics and lingual orthodontics.
  • Use Patient Monitoring to identify wear, attrition, decay, erosion and many more volumetric changes.
  • What the ideal setup is for ideal patient engagement.

Target group: Dentists, TCOs, Practice Managers

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainer: Charlie Laity, Senior Training & Application Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Plan Implant Placement and Produce Surgical Guides
Charlie Laity

1-day training

Learn how labs and clinics can use Implant Studio to provide guided surgery for implant cases. This course will cover single unit, multiple unit and edentulous cases, and how to design a surgical guide for each.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • How to scan for Implants using TRIOS.
  • Import scans using 3Shape Communicate.
  • Create a simple single unit case with a surgical guide.
  • How to plot the mandibular nerve.
  • Plan for a multiple unit case.
  • How to plan for a fully edentulous case.

Target group: Implantologists, GP’s placing Implants

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainer: Charlie Laity, Senior Training & Application Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Introduction to Digital Dentures and Removable Partial Dentures using Dental System
Victoria Rayner

1-day training

Using Dental System, you will learn how to digitally design and produce dentures, RPDs and Try ins.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Discover 3Shape’s main Digital Dentures workflows.
  • Learn about scanning techniques & manufacturing options.
  • Design Customised Tray for Edentulous Patients.
  • Design Single Arch Denture.
  • Design Complete upper and Lower Denture using Reference Denture workflow.
  • Design RPD framework.

Target group: Lab Technicians

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainers: Victoria Rayner, 3Shape Training Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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In-house Production of Crowns and Inlays
Charlie Laity

1-day training

Learn how to scan, design and produce crown and inlays in your own clinic with TRIOS Design Studio. You will learn about the digital workflow for TRIOS Design Studio.

Through hands-on exercises you will learn how to scan, design and print your own restorations in-house.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Scan patients.
  • Design your own restorations such as crowns, inlays and screw retained crowns.
  • Print your temporary designs.

Target group: Implantologists, GP’s placing Implants

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-16:00

Trainer: Charlie Laity, Senior Training & Application Specialist

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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3Shape Smile Design: Clinic & Lab Workflows
Victoria Rayner, Charlie Laity

1-day training

A fully comprehensive digital workflow using TRIOS, Smile Design and Dental System.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Scan challenging cases with undercuts, multiple units and bonded attachments such as orthodontic brackets.
  • Scan implant restorative cases.
  • Scan edentulous cases with new validated workflow.
  • Improve current scan time and ability.
  • Gain an insight into future clinical workflows.
  • Learn how to get the most out of Smile Design, Treatment Simulator and Patient Monitoring.

Target group: 3Shape Dental System user with a minimum of 6 weeks design experience

Number of participants: Minimum 4 - Maximum 12

Course price: £395

Duration: 1 day, 10:00-17:00

Trainers: Victoria Rayner and Charlie Laity, Training & Application Specialists at 3Shape UK

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Expert trainings

Our expert trainings are designed to help you grow your CAD/CAM dentistry knowledge, regardless of your starting point. Learn from the dentistry leaders on how to get started and hear their journey with their digital products in their daily work. The places to these exclusive expert trainings are limited so be quick to book!

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Splint Therapy: Which, When and Why? with Dr Ian Buckle
Dr Ian Buckle


Date: TBC



1-day training

In this hands-on program Ian will describe and demonstrate the different types of splints available and when and how to use them. He will discuss which factors are important in deciding how to use these effectively in daily practice and give an overview of the examination and differential diagnosis needed to make a decision regarding the appropriate role of splint therapy for each problem. Each participant will have the opportunity to fabricate a simple diagnostic splint. Participants will be shown how to use information from the patient’s history and examination to decide which splint is most appropriate and how to use a splint.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand the main types and designs of occlusal splits.
  • Appreciate the appropriate use of each splint.
  • Understand the common problems that can be treated with occlusal splint therapy.
  • Learn how to design and fabricate midpoint and full coverage splints.
  • Understand how to fit and adjust both, midpoint, and full coverage splints.
  • A splint will be constructed for each delegate with will be fitted and adjusted during the course (Provided scans or models are provided by the delegate when requested).
  • Each delegate will have the opportunity to try our 3Shape Splint Studio. Other softwares will be discussed.
  • 3D printing will be demonstrated .

Target group: Clinic

Number of participants: Minimum 4 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 09:30 - 17:00

Trainer: Dr Ian Buckle

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP



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Implant Planning & TRIOS Dentures with Darren Kelsey, CDT
Darren Kelsey


Date: TBC



1-day training

First part of the day will focus on pre-prosthetic implant planning from single to full arch using Studio surgical planning software for designing and manufacturing of surgical guides.

In the second half of the day, Darren will talk about his experience as a CDT, digitally scanning using a TRIOS Intraoral scanner and then designing and digitally manufacturing Dentures using 3Shape’s Dental System design software.
Up your denture game to provide dentures in 2 clinical appointments – scan and fit digital dentures!

You are welcome to bring your own cases.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Plan your implant cases from single unit to full arch.
  • Design immediate crowns and custom healing abutments.
  • Learn scanning steps to deliver complete dentures in 2 appointments.
  • Learn analog impressions techniques using existing dentures.

Target group: Clinic/Lab

Number of participants: Minimum 6 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 9.30 – 17:00

Trainer: Darren Kelsey, CDT, Assisted by Tracey Marsh and Victoria Rayner – 3Shape Training Specialists

Location: The Studio, 67 Hope St.
Glasgow, G2 6AE




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Get Clear with Aligners with Dr Ian Hutchinson
Dr Ian Hutchinson


Date: TBC



1-day training

Learn how to produce effectively and efficiently ‘in house clear aligners’ using 3Shape Clear Aligner Studio to deliver appropriate tooth movement for the correction of the patient’s malocclusion with Dr Ian Hutchinson.

Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Understand and prescribe appropriate tooth movement.
  • Undertake ‘realistic’ tooth movement within the 3Shape software and stage the movements for successful management of the malocclusion.
  • Overcompensate various tooth movements, where appropriate, to manage patient’s expectations on duration of treatment and number of required aligners.
  • An overview of 3D ‘in house’ printing, export ‘set up’ models and 3D print them.
  • Select an appropriate thermoforming plastic to deliver the required movement at each stage of treatment.
  • Differences and advantages of thermoforming.
  • Simply and efficiently finish the aligners for delivery to the patient complying with all medical directives.

Target group: Clinic

Number of participants: Minimum 4 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 9.30 – 17:00

Trainer: Dr Ian Hutchinson

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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TRIOS Tips & Tricks and Smile Design with Dr Doug Watt
Dr Doug Watt

1-day training

Learn about going digital with TRIOS intraoral scanner from the very knowledgeable, Dr Doug Watt in this hands-on training day. First part of the day will focus on scanning forvarious workflows.

In the afternoon, Doug will talk about one of the TRIOS engagement apps, Smile Design. He will share his experience and some cases too. There will also be a practical element.

Agenda for the day will cover:

  • Overview of digital workflows.
  • Hands on scanning for:
    • Standard cases
    • Complex cases
    • Crowns
    • Implants
  • Principle of Smile Design.
  • Smile Design Software and its uses in treatment planning.
  • Clinical cases.
  • Smile Design Practical.

Target group: Clinic

Number of participants: Minimum 6 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 9.30 – 17:00

Trainer: Dr Doug Watt

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Implant Studio and Design Studio in Practice with Dr Doug Watt
Dr Doug Watt

1-day training

Learn how to use Implant Studio software to provide guided surgery for implant cases with Dr Doug Watt.

The afternoon will cover the restorative phase and planning of screw-retained crown using Design Studio software.

Agenda for the day will cover:

  • Implant workflow overview.
  • Case setup.
  • CBCT scans and alignment.
  • Nerve Outline.
  • Panoramic curve.
  • Planning of Implant positions.
  • Guide design pilot vs fully guided.
  • Practical case planning.
  • Restorative phase and planning of screw retained crown.

Target group: Clinic

Number of participants: Minimum 6 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 9.30 – 17:00

Trainer: Dr Doug Watt

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP




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Making the Most of Your Intraoral Scanner with Dr Ian Buckle
Dr Ian Buckle

Describe and demonstrate and how he uses digital dentistry in every aspect of his working day to assist in examination, treatment planning and treatment provision from simple to complex cases. He will discuss the advantages and disadvan¬tages of digital dentistry and how to get involved in digital dentistry even if you don’t have a scanner yet.


1-day training


Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Digital record taking including intraoral scans, bite records and virtual articulation.
  • Patient engagement with 2D and 3D smile design including smile trial.
  • How to use this information to perfect the Digital Diagnostic Prototypes (wax up).
  • How to design and print splints and models.
  • How to design in house restorations.
  • Why digital dentistry makes communication with the dental technician so much better.

Target group: Clinic

Number of participants: Minimum 6 – Maximum 12

Course price: £595

Duration: 1 day, 9.30 – 17:00

Trainer: Dr Ian Buckle

Location: 3Shape UK
100 Longwater Avenue
Green Park, Reading, RG2 6GP



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Virtual Trainings

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TRIOS Tuesdays
On demand
Charlie Laity

1-hour training

A quick kickstart for new TRIOS users – a FREE webinar.


Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Scan challenging cases with undercuts, multiple units and bonded attachments such as orthodontic brackets.
  • Scan implant restorative cases.
  • Scan edentulous cases with new validated workflow.
  • Improve current scan time and ability.
  • Gain an insight into future clinical workflows.
  • Learn how to get the most out of Smile Design, Treatment Simulator and Patient Monitoring.

Number of participants: Unlimited

Course price: Free

Dates: First Tuesday of every month

Duration: 1 hour, 12:30 – 1.30pm

Trainer: Charlie Laity,Training & Application Specialist at 3Shape UK

Location: Online




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Customised Virtual Trainings
On demand
Charlie Laity

A customised learning experience, where you tell us what you want to cover.


Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

  • Scan challenging cases with undercuts, multiple units and bonded attachments such as orthodontic brackets.
  • Scan implant restorative cases.
  • Scan edentulous cases with new validated workflow.
  • Improve current scan time and ability.
  • Gain an insight into future clinical workflows.
  • Learn how to get the most out of Smile Design, Treatment Simulator and Patient Monitoring.

Number of participants: Maximum 12

Course price: £75

Duration: 1 hour

Trainer: Charlie Laity,Training & Application Specialist at 3Shape UK

Location: Online




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