Advanced Diploma of Oral Health - Dental Hygiene


This qualification will help progress your career as a dental hygienist by teaching you advanced techniques. You will learn about contemporary dental hygiene practice to develop your skills to work in the private or government sector.

Course Fee:

International: $60,000

Entry Requirements:

Satisfactory performance in a written assessment.

Subjects you can Study:

Administer pain control for dental treatment; Analyse and apply epidemiology in dental and health practice; Apply oral medicine and pathology principles to dental hygiene treatment; Apply pharmacology principles to dental hygiene management; Apply professional tooth whitening agents; Apply rubber dam and fissure sealants; Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; Confirm physical health status; Contribute to working with the community to identify health needs; Diagnose and manage dental caries and other hard tissue pathologies in the patient; plus more.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00092B

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gilles Plains No info No Full time 2 years
Gilles Plains No info No Part time 4 years
TAFE SA is South Australia's largest vocational education and training (VET) provider and one of the largest in Australia. It is also a registered higher education provider.

More than one million students have studied with TAFE SA since they were established in 1971. Each year, they deliver more than 1,300 courses to over 80,000 students right across South Australia. Courses cover more than 80 areas of industry and activity, with flexible delivery options that suit the needs of students.

International students from more than 70 countries choose to study at TAFE SA for the quality of education and support they receive, as well as the enviable South Australian lifestyle.

Provider CRICOS: 00092B

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