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.
We provide the students with their mandatory work placement in a dental surgery through our alliance with few highly successful dental surgeries in Gold Coast. Assistance is provided to find placement if you are in other parts of Australia. The placement is 10 weeks full time. During the placement you will be doing all your practical tasks for the course as well as complete the mandatory 350 hours of placement for the unit HLTDEN015.
The course is done completely via distance other than the Work Place observation. Work place observation is a mandatory requirement for the course.
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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
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 or Dental nurses. 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.
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Pathways and Credits:
This course has the scope to receive some credits towards the Bachelor of Health Sciences, if interested in this please contact us before enrolment so we can advise accordingly.
Successful completion of the course will enable you to work as:
- Dental Assistant
- Dental Nurse
- Dental Administrator
- Dentist Practice Manager
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:
Enrol online by clicking the enrol now button which will take you to an enrolment form to fill and send
Monthly and Weekly payment plans available. Study from $50 a week. The enrolment form will have links to enrol via monthly or weekly payment options.