Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
Certificate III + Certificate IV
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Self-paced; complete within 12 months
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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
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.
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.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.
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 qualified 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.
Wondering where a career in health could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
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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