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Certificate III in Dental Assisting

  • Certificate

Course Details Reveal content for Course Details Unlock your potential and start a rewarding career in dentistry as a Dental Assistant.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
1 year full-time
Course Code
MEM30205
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

About this course

Course Details Reveal content for Course Details Unlock your potential and start a rewarding career in dentistry as a Dental Assistant. This qualification is suitable for individuals looking to gain the skills and knowledge to confidently assist dental practitioners during a variety of dental procedures. You will support quality and professionalism in the dental sector, and develop a strong understanding of Infection Control and Workplace Health and Safety policies and procedures. In your role, you will assist with administration practice, dental radiography and sterilise dental equipment and devices.

Entry requirements

Entry Requirements Reveal content for Entry Requirements You must be working in relative industry in order to satisfy the assessment requirements and work hours for the units of competency within this qualification. Students are required to complete 300 hours vocational placement to develop competence in the workplace environment with on-the-job and online assessment and 370 hours / flex / independent learning with assessment preparation and online assessment. This includes: private general dental practice, private specialist practices such as orthodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics and public community Oral health clinics. Candidate must possess sound language, literacy and numeracy skills.

Study locations

Online

How to apply

How to Apply Reveal content for How to Apply To enquire about intake dates or to submit an application: call 13 27 86, or visit us at reception at one of our locations.Apply now

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Dentistry courses at CQUniversity Australia (CQU).
92.3%
Employed full-time