Certificate III + Certificate IV
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Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
Delivered by Foundation Education, this Certificate III in Dental Assisting (HLT35015) & Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Oral Health Promotion Specialisation) (HLT45015) allows you to gain specialist skills as a dental assistant to help you pursue a wider range of employment options.
The coursework will give you an overview of oral health care provision, allowing you to develop patient-specific programs including those for older people. Combined with 250 hours of practical placement, this dual qualification gives you job-ready skills that will help you start your career with confidence.
As part of this course, you will need to organise and complete a minimum of 250 hours of work placement in a dental clinic.
Anyone can apply.
In this dental assisting course, the subjects you may study include:
* Please note that unit HLTAID003 - Provide first aid must be completed through an external provider.
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate III in Dental Assisting (HLT35015) & Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Oral Health Promotion Specialisation) (HLT45015) from Foundation Education.
With the skills and experience gained from your studies, you'll be able to apply for specialist dental assistant positions to assist a dentist, dental therapist or dental hygienist. The ability to provide patients with advice on their oral hygiene programs can also give you a professional advantage. Potential career outcomes include a:
Foundation Education offers a range of payment options to suit any budget:
Course fees include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services.
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