Course Outline:

Get qualified with a HLT35021 – Certificate III in Dental Assisting by taking advantage of the user choice funding where up to $3500 of your courses fees are paid for you. The course is done fully online while you work. It could be completed in 3 months but you can take as long as 1 year if you wish.


  • You have to be 18+
  • Working in a dental practice Full time or Part time
  • Employer happy to sign off your paperwork
  • You must be a QLD Resident

Other eligibility criteria might apply, please contact us if interested and we will send you all the information to help you reach your goal quicker!

Dental Assistants are highly sought after and enjoy a great pay rate. This Nationally Recognised qualification provides students with skills and knowledge required to work as a Dental Assistant in a Dentist’s Practice.

The program is easy to follow with all the theory assessments done online. The student progress is completely monitored and we call regularly to check on the progress and to chat to the student if they have any difficulties. All the practical assessments can be done at the work place. All the paperwork is provided for this to make it as simple as possible for the student and the employer.

Enrol Now and Take advantage of this unique opportunity to enter into the field of dentistry

This is a Nationally Recognised Qualification recognised by the Australian Government so it is recognised anywhere in Australia and by all government bodies.

The below Units must be completed successfully for the award of the Certificate.

HLTDEN016        Assist with dental radiography

HLTINF002          Process reusable medical devices and equipment

HLTDEN015        Prepare for and assist with dental procedures

HLTDEN017        Assist with administration in dental practice

HLTINF006        Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control

CHCDIV001         Work with diverse people

CHCCOM005      Communicate and work in health or community services

HLTWHS001        Participate in workplace health and safety

HLTDEN030        Assist the dental practitioner during medical emergencies in a

dental setting

HLTDEN028        Provide effective oral hygiene instruction to patients with an oral health treatment plan


Course Outcome: 
Each unit can also be individually completed

Students who complete this qualification can work as Dental assistants with the potential of progressing to dental practice managers. This is a highly sought after industry where there is a high demand for qualified dental assistants as every dentist requires an assistant to be able to do their job efficiently. The pay rate is also excellent especially in remote or rural areas.

To get a detailed brochure outlining everything email us at ad***@he***********.au

Career Options:

Successful completion of the course will enable you to work as:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Nurse
  • Dental Administrator
  • Dentist Practice Manager

Course Duration:

1200 Hours

Entry Requirements:

There are no pre-requisites for the HLT35021 – Certificate III in Dental Assisting, However the ability to read, comprehend, discuss and analyse printed information in English and to write statements, solve basic problems and work effectively with clients, colleagues and supervisors are essential skills required to fulfil the work role.

How to apply to enrol:

  1. Enrol online by clicking the enrol now button
  2. Click on Enquire now and send an enquiry and request for an enrolment form to fill and send
  3. Call us on 07 5689 1500 to enrol on the phone.
  4. Monthly and Weekly payment plans available. Study from $50 a week.

Un-sure? Have questions? Speak to our friendly course counsellor! call us on 07 5689 1500 or email us with the Enquire now Link. We are here to help!

Pay only $600 out of pocket if approved for Funding, The rest is paid by the funding. This Program is only available for QLD Residents