HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting + HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography)

Get Qualified as a Dental
Radiographer and Understand
Radiation Biology

Study the Nationally Recognised HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting + HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography) from the comfort of your own home.

  • Affordable Weekly Payment Plan
  • Online + 350 Hours of Practical Work Placement

  • Nationally Recognised Qualification

  • Self-Paced Learning

  • Weekly Payment Options

Course Details

Qualification

HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting + HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography)

Duration

Up to 24 months

  • 12 months to complete HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting
  • 12 months to complete HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography)
Delivery

Online + Minimum of 350 hours of practical work placement required

Start Date

Start Anytime

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you have previous experience and skills in education but no formal qualifications you can consider Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and get credit towards this course.

Special Conditions for this Course

Access to a dental health practice, and a qualified supervisor who holds Certificate III in Dental Assisting or a higher equivalent qualification who will be able to supervise the candidate throughout work placement.

To complete HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting students will need further access to a dental practice with relevant equipment, imaging equipment, patients, and staff to complete practical activities. During these placement activities students must have access to a suitably qualified supervisor i.e. a person who holds a Certificate IV in Dental Assisting or higher relevant qualification.

Work Placement

This course also includes 350 hours of work placement, at the choice of the student, with support and assistance provided if needed.

Payment Options

Upfront Payment or an affordable weekly payment plan catered to your budget.

Course Accreditation

Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification

Institute

Foundation Education (RTO 22557)

 

Become a Dental Radiographer and Provide Advanced Level of Dental Assistance

Passionate about oral health care? Want to help people achieve the brightest and healthiest smile? The back-to-back nationally recognised HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting + HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography) will equip you with the skills and knowledge to become highly-qualified in oral health as a dental radiographer.

This combined qualification includes 17 core units that will help you understand the skills needed in preparation to take on the responsibilities of a dental practitioner. These two qualifications will teach you how to communicate and work in health or community services, prepare for and assist with dental procedures, assist with dental radiography, prepare to expose a prescribed dental radiographic image, assist with administration in dental practice, comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures, process reusable medical devices and equipment, interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately, participate in workplace health and safety, apply the principles of radiation biology and protection in dental practice, and so much more!

Upon completion of the course you will be equipped with the knowledge necessary to become a dental assistant. You will be fully prepared to work in a dental workplace with a comprehensive understanding and skill set. This combined qualification qualifies you to become a dental radiographer and provide advanced level of dental assistance.

Affordable Payment Plan Available
Want to study this course, but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! The HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting + HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography) comes with an affordable weekly payment plan option.

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Foundation Education

Since 1999, Foundation Education has been steadily developing their course offerings and building an expert team of management, administration, support and educational staff with their partner company, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).

They are a Registered Training Organisation in Australia who endeavour to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit their students’ lifestyles. They provide excellence in Vocational Education and Training and have an established partnership network that drives the quality of graduates across each industry.

  1. CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
  2. CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
  3. HLTDEN015 Prepare for and assist with dental procedures
  4. HLTDEN016 Assist with dental radiography
  5. HLTDEN017 Assist with administration in dental practice
  6. HLTINF001 Comply with Infection Prevention and Control Policies and Procedures
  7. HLTINF002 Process reusable medical devices and equipment
  8. HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
  9. HLTAID011* Provide First Aid
  10. HLTSTE003 Sterilise loads
  11. HLTWHS003 Maintain work health and safety
  12. BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  13. HLTDEN0027 Take a clinical photograph
  14. HLTDEN021 Apply the principles of radiation biology and protection in dental practice
  15. HLTDEN022 Prepare to expose a prescribed dental radiographic image
  16. HLTDEN023 Produce a prescribed dental radiographic image
  17. HLTDET001 Construct models*This course contains a core unit, HLTAID011 Provide first aid, which must be completed through an external RTO. Foundation Education has an agreement in place with Red Cross Australia (RTOID 3605) which allows students to receive training for this unit at a reduced price. Red Cross Australia is a third-party training provider who conducts training and assessment services on behalf of Foundation Education.

Students must complete HLT35021 Certificate III in Dental Assisting before commencing HLT45021 Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (Dental Radiography).

  • Dental Radiographer
  • Dental Sterilisation Nurse
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Therapy Assistant
  • Dental Hygienist Assistant
  • Dental Receptionist

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