The Dual Certificate III in Dental Assisting & Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Radiography Specialisation) is for students seeking careers as Dental Assistants, Treatment Coordinators, Dental Hygiene Assistants, Dental Sterilisation Nurses, Dental Receptionists or Dental Radiographers. Students will learn how to implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures, produce a prescribed dental radiographic image as well as apply the principles of radiation biology and protection in dental practice.
This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:
Please note that weekly pay figures are estimates only of what you could possibly earn.
The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the HLT35015 & HLT45015 Dual Certificate III in Dental Assisting & Certificate IV in Dental Assisting with Radiography Specialisation. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in. There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.
Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.
This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.
Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.
Course providers may offer flexible payment options for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront.
Enquire with a course provider to find out more.