Chisholm Institute

Certificate III in Dental Assisting

HLT35015

Frankston

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 Chisholm Institute

  • $2,552*

    + $797 fees

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  • Gov. subsidised (VIC)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In workplace

    • Anytime

    • Part time (9 months)

    • In workplace

    In workplace Part time (9 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (9 months)

  • $8,039*

    + $797 fees

  • Compare

  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • In workplace

    • Anytime

    • Part time (9 months)

    • In workplace

    In workplace Part time (9 months)

  • Frankston

    • July 2017

    • Part time (9 months)

    • In class

    In class Part time (9 months)

*Verified June 20, 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
Police check, Working with children, Information session

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
Payment Terms
For Payment Plans, the set terms of the direct debit agreements are either five months or 10 months, with the option of weekly, fortnightly or monthly payments. Additional charges will apply to students taking up this option, including a billing fee of 4.6 per cent of total course tuition costs and an administration fee of $10 (non-refundable).

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 Chisholm 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

Located in South East Melbourne, Chisholm Institute is a government-owned TAFE with certificates, diplomas, advanced diplomas, bachelors and graduate certificate courses.

Chisholm Institute has specialist automotive, trades and business-based learning centres with campus locations in Berwick, Cranbourne, Dandenong, Wonthaggi, Rosebud, Frankston and Melbourne City.

Registered
1998
Courses
439
Provider Type
Government
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