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Certificate III in Dental Assisting HLT35015

The Certificate III in Dental Assisting prepares you to assist with oral health care procedures, comply with infection control policies and procedures, process reusable equipment in health work and participate in work health and safety processes. This...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +3
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Radiography and Oral Health Promotion Specialisation) HLT45015

The Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Radiography and Oral Health Promotion Specialisation will equip you with the skills required to ensure the smooth running of a dental practice. You will learn how to manage appointments, record and reconcile pay...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +7
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Radiography Specialisation HLT45015

The Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Radiography Specialisation, will provide you with the essential skills and knowledge you need to assist Dentists undertaking radiography procedures. You will learn specialist radiation biology and protection ski...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +4
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Oral Health Promotion Specialisation HLT45015

A Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Oral Health Promotion Specialisation, will give you the skills and knowledge you require to assist a Dentist, Dental Therapist or Oral Dental Hygienist during dental health care procedures. Through the Oral Health...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +4
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate III in Dental Assisting and Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Radiography Specialisation HLT35015, HLT45015

Get the best start to your dental assisting career with two dental qualifications With these two nationally recognised qualifications, you will gain the skills and knowledge to complement a multi-disciplinary team in a dental practice. With the Certifi...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +8
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate III in Dental Assisting and Certificate IV in Dental Assisting- Oral Health Promotion Specialisation HLT35015,HLT45015

Combine two dental qualifications for career success, with specialist oral health knowledge The Certificate III in Dental Assisting and Certificate IV in Dental Assisting – Oral Health Promotion Specialisation will prepare you to oversee the day-to-day...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +7
Foundation Education -  Course

Certificate III in Dental Assisting HLT35015

Dental Assistants are highly sought after and enjoy a great pay rate. This Nationally Recognised qualification provides students with the skills and knowledge required to work as a Dental Assistant in a Dentist’s Practice. The uniqueness of our course...

Study Method Blended, Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Dental Assistant +3
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About Dentistry Courses

Dentists are very important and a career that will be needed well into the future. With virtually no threat of automation and growth expected due to the ageing population; dentists and dental assistants are in demand.

Careers in Dentistry Australia

Graduates of dentistry in Australia earn more than any other sector, with an average income of $92,000 for Bachelor students. With strong growth expected over the next five years across all dentistry careers. Dentistry also employs thousands across Australia, with the most in Dental Assistance, which has over 18,000 workers. The sector also has a very low unemployment rate, which means there’s plenty of job openings. In fact, the Government’s Job Outlook data predicts as many as 7,000 job openings for dental professionals in the next few years.

Careers in dentistry include:

  • Dentist
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Dental Nurse

Dentistry courses in Australia

There’s plenty of options to choose from if you’re looking to study dentistry. Depending on your career goals and existing commitments, there’s a course available for you. With many dentistry courses offered in-class, as well as some online with work placement opportunities; you’ll always be able to find one that suits you perfectly. Some of the most popular courses include the Certificate III in Dental Assistance which can prepare you for a career as a dental assistant or technician.

How do you become a Dentist in Australia?

In Australia, there are a few steps you need to complete to be a practising dentist. You will need to:

  1. Complete an undergraduate degree in a related field, such as the Bachelor of Dental Science or Bachelor of Oral health. This sometimes requires qualifying for a place through sitting an exam
  2. Successfully complete all the requirements, such as pre-requisites and GAMSAT test to qualify for a postgraduate course
  3. Attend an Australian Dental School and complete a four-year postgraduate degree such as the Doctor of Dental Surgery
  4. Alternatively, you can complete a five year included undergraduate degree

Don’t hesitate to turn your career goals into reality. Browse the range of dentistry courses today and be a part of this challenging and in-demand sector. 

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