Certificate III in Dental Assisting - HLT35015

GOTAFE

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It reflects the role of workers who assist a dentist, dental hygienist, dental prosthetist, dental therapist or oral health therapist during oral health care procedures; which includes maintaining high standards of infection control, assisting with practice administration and supporting quality and professionalism in the dental sector.

Structure:

11 units: 9 core, 2 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Prepare for and assist with oral health care procedures; Communicate and work in health or community services; Participate in workplace health and safety; Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; Work with diverse people; Work effectively with others; Assist with dental radiography; Assist with administration in dental practice; Implement an individualised oral hygiene program; Inform and support patients and groups about oral health; Contribute to effective workplace relationships; Implement an oral hygiene program for older people; Provide or assist with oral hygiene; Provide first aid; Use business technology; Recognise and respond to oral health issues; Apply and manage use of basic oral health products; Process reusable medical devices and equipment; Clean and disinfect reusable medical devices; Care for reusable medical devices

Further information:

Applicants must possess Australian Core Skills Framework levels of at least 2 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication, and numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. Students who do not possess these skills to the level required will be enrolled in additional subjects to build the required skills.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03654D

Related Careers:

Dental Assistant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Seymour No info
Benalla No info
Fryers Street, Shepparton No info No
Docker Street, Wangaratta No info
Regional Study Centre No info
Werribee No info
Archer St, Shepparton No info
William Orr No info
GOTAFE offers real world learning experiences, flexible hands on training and a wide range of accredited courses across regional Victoria. The largest education provider in North East Victoria, GOTAFE offers over 250 courses to almost 15,000 enrolled students. The strength of GOTAFE lies in the experienced, skills and innovative staff who provide training and skills development to students, industry clients and the wider community through innovative, customised and quality assured training programs. GOTAFE enjoys strong partnerships with leading universities, allowing students to easily turn their qualification into a degree.

Provider CRICOS: 03654D

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