Advanced Diploma Of Dental Prosthetics

VET NATIONAL CODE: HLT65015

Total Duration

76 Weeks

(64 wks Tuition + 12 wks Holiday breaks)

Location

NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT-I)

Pricing

OffShore Int Student: $25,500 *

OnShore Student Visa Holder: $22,000 *

Domestic Student: $12,500 *

* Total Material Fee $2000

This qualification reflects the role of a dental prosthetist who works as independent practitioners in the assessment, treatment, management of a person who requires provision of removable dentures; and who also provides unique flexible removable mouthguards used for sporting activities. To achieve this qualification, the candidate must have completed at least of 240 hours of dental prosthetist clinical practice work as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.

CLINICAL PLACEMENT:
Clinical placement is an essential component of this qualification. Clinical placement consolidates the students’ knowledge within the real health environment, applying theory to practice.

Students will be required to undertake 240 clinical placement hours.

Prior to attending clinical placement, students must demonstrate satisfactory course progression.

All students must be willing to undertake clinical placement in a health care facility during the program. Students are required to organise their own travel to and from these facilities and may be required to undertake placement in regional areas. Before commencing clinical placement, students must meet the following mandatory requirements at their own expense:

– Have a current Australian First Aid Certificate
– Have current competency in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – this must be updated annually and is included in the program
– Provide an Australian Federal Police Certificate indicating that the student has passed the Australian Federal Police (National) Check

PLEASE NOTE:
This Program is not accredited with the Australian Dental Council (ADC) or approved by Dental Board of Australia (DBA) and is currently only accredited with the Australian Skill Quality Authority (ASQA).

National Code:
HLT65015
CRICOS Course Code:
AIBT-I CRICOS CODE: 096737J
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:
AIBT-I
In class (NSW/QLD)
Assessment:
A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects.
Start dates:
Beginning of every month except April, August, December (Vacation)
Awarded by
Australia Institute of Business and Technology – International Pty Ltd (AIBTI)
RTO Code 45169 / CRICOS: 03610E
Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 12
11 core units
Plus 1 elective course

Core Subjects

 
CHCPOL003
Research and apply evidence to practice
HLTDEN004
Implement an individualised oral hygiene program
HLTDEP001
Identify, select and prepare instruments, equipment and materials
HLTDEP002
Gather data, conduct dental prosthetic examination and develop treatment plan
HLTDEP003
Take impressions
HLTDEP004
Establish and record jaw relationships and select artificial teeth
HLTDEP005
Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage
HLTDEP006
Insert and issue a completed removable dental prosthesis
HLTDEP007
Perform maintenance treatment for clients with removable dental prostheses
HLTDEP008
Construct and insert an implant retained overdenture
HLTINF002
Process reusable instruments and equipment

Elective Subjects

 
BSBWOR502
Lead and manage team effectiveness
 

For more information on the course content, visit: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/HLT65015


Dental Prosthetist

Entry requirement:
Academic requirement:
Entry to this qualification is limited to those who: (1) Hold HLT55115 Diploma of Dental Technology or (2) Hold HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology
English requirement:
A minimum of IELTS 7 or equivalent is required. International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

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