Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Dental Assisting

HLT35015

Nepean - Kingswood

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,450*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Self paced (36 weeks)

    • Blended

    Blended Self paced (36 weeks)

  • $6,800*

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  • Full price

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • Nepean - Kingswood

    • July 17, 2017

    • Self paced (36 weeks)

    • Blended

    Blended Self paced (36 weeks)

*Verified June 23, 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
None
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 Western Sydney 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.

  • Contribute to effective workplace relationships
    BSBFLM303

  • Work effectively with others
    BSBWOR203

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
647
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

No Restrictions