You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.
Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.
There are no mandatory workplace hours to complete this qualification. However, students must have access to a dental practice, equipment for sterilisation, imaging equipment and a
qualified supervisor i.e. a person who holds Certificate IV in Dental Assisting or a higher relevant qualification to complete their course. Students may also need to undertake a Working with Children check to meet individual work placement employer requirements.
Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who have achieved:
Upfront payment or flexible weekly payment* options that suit your budget and lifestyle.
*Payment plan total is $100 deposit + 78 weekly payments. Foundation Education uses the direct debiting services of Debitsuccess on payment plans. Payment plans will incur a $12 establishment fee, charged with the first instalment, plus a 3.63% transaction fee on each transaction.
Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.
Get Qualified in Dental Assistance and Upgrade Your Dental Career
Passionate about oral health care? Why not consider advancing your existing skills in Dental Assisting? The HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography) will equip you with the skills and knowledge to operate radiation producing and imaging equipment.
This comprehensive course will teach you how to assist with oral health care procedures and administration processes in a dental practice. You will also learn how to clean, sterilise and package reusable medical devices and equipment, and comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures as a qualified Dental Assistant. Once you graduate from the course, you will be qualified to assist Dentists undertaking radiography procedures, in addition to your general dental assisting duties.
Affordable Payment Plans Available
Want to study this course, but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography) comes with an upfront payment or an affordable weekly payment plan option.