Box Hill Institute

Certificate III in Dental Assisting

HLT35015

Box Hill

This certificate is often linked to an apprenticeship and covers essential skills and knowledge for providing expert support to dentistry professionals who are providing healthcare to patients.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Dental Assisting with Box Hill Institute

  • $1,447*

    + $898 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In workplace

    • Anytime

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In workplace

    In workplace Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • July 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • $4,823*

    + $898 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In workplace

    • Anytime

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In workplace

    In workplace Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • February 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

  • Box Hill

    • July 2018

    • Full time (12 months)

    • In class

    In class Full time (12 months)

*Verified August 18, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Check with Provider

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Dental Assistant

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Dental Assisting with Box Hill Institute, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 11 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

9 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Communicate and work in health or community services
    CHCCOM005

  • Work with diverse people
    CHCDIV001

  • Provide first aid
    HLTAID003

  • Prepare for and assist with oral health care procedures
    HLTDEN001

  • Assist with dental radiography
    HLTDEN002

  • Assist with administration in dental practice
    HLTDEN003

  • Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
    HLTINF001

  • Process reusable medical devices and equipment
    HLTINF002

  • Participate in workplace health and safety
    HLTWHS001

Elective Units

2 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Apply and manage use of basic oral health products
    HLTOHC003

  • Provide or assist with oral hygiene
    HLTOHC004

Course Provider

Box Hill Institute delivers vocational education and training to both domestic and international students. Higher Education is also available right up to masters degree level.

The TAFE is goverment-funded and has Melbourne-based campuses located in Box Hill, Lilydale (including HE campus) and the CBD. Further-a-field, it has more than 20 campuses based around the world, which deliver Australian qualifications to people overseas.

Registered
1995
Courses
335
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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