Certificate III in Dental Laboratory Assisting

Certificate III in Dental Laboratory Assisting

VET NATIONAL CODE: HLT35115

Total Duration

52 Weeks

(48 weeks Tuition + 4 weeks Break)

Location

NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT-I)

Pricing

Tuition Fee: $11,500*

Placement Fee: $1,500*

*Total Materials Fee $1,000

This qualification reflects the role of a dental laboratory assistant responsible for pouring impression, producing custom-made trays, manufacturing occlusal registration rims, transferring oral records, articulating models for a range of prostheses and constructing mouth-guards.

To achieve this qualification, students will be required to undertake 60 hours of unpaid Placement (Dental Laboratory Placement).

Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete the Student Pre-Enrolment Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Form.  After receiving and reviewing the form a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent will be scheduled where you will be provided with all the relevant course information to help guide you into making a formal decision.

More information on Student Pre-Enrolment and Application Process is available on the ‘Get Started’ Tab on our website homepage www.aibtglobal.edu.au

National Code:
HLT35115
CRICOS Course Code:
 AIBT-I CRICOS CODE: 096734A
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:

AIBT-I (NSW |QLD) In Class/Lab (See Course Outline)

All AIBT-I students enrolled in courses delivered by AIBT-I will be trained and assessed by AIBT (RTO: 41138 | CRICOS: 03430J) trainers and assessors.

Assessment:
A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays, clinical placement and projects.
Intake Dates:

AIBT-I – Monthly Intakes from 2nd March 2020

Awarded by:
Australia Institute of Business & Technology – International Pty Ltd (AIBT-I)
RTO Code 45169 | CRICOS: 03610E
Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 11
10 core units
Plus 1 elective units

Total Materials Fee – $1,000

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and / or services provided by AIBT-I to be used by students in the course of training.

The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Class materials
  • Dental Consumables (Dental Impressions, Custom-made trays etc.) 
  • Uniforms
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Excursions

Core Subjects

 
CHCCOM005
Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
HLTAID003
Provide first aid
HLTINF001
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS003
Maintain work health and safety
HLTDET001
Construct models
HLTDET002
Construct custom impression trays
HLTDET003
Construct registration rims
HLTDET004
Articulate models and transfer records
HLTDET005
Construct thermoformed bases and appliances
 
 

Elective Subjects

 
CHCLEG001
Work Legally & Ethically
 
Please note all electives are pre-selected by AIBT-I.
For more information on the course content, visit https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/HLT35115


STUDENT COURSE OUTLINE

HLT35115- Certificate III in Dental Laboratory Assisting


Unit Code Name

Mode of Delivery

 

Classroom
Training#
 
Practical Training
(Simulated Dental Laboratory)##
Vocational
Placement###

CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services

 

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CHCDIV001
Work with diverse people
 
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HLTINF001
Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
 
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HLTWHS003

Maintain work health and safety

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HLTDET001

Construct models

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HLTDET002

Construct custom impression trays

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HLTDET003

Construct registration rims

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HLTDET004

Articulate models and transfer records

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HLTDET005

Construct thermoformed bases and appliances

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CHCLEG001

Work Legally & Ethically

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HLTAID003

Provide First Aid

One full day training  

# Classroom training takes place in AIBT-I’s QLD & NSW campuses

## Practical Laboratory Training takes place in AIBT-I simulated laboratories in QLD & NSW

### Vocational Placement Locations:

  • NSW: The Dentists of Australia, 1/144 Marsden St Parramatta NSW 2150
  • All QLD dental students will complete placement in NSW
Entry requirement:
Academic requirement:
  • Academic requirement completion of successful completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent or Diploma or
  • Have relevant industry experience or
  • Have qualifications in the relevant field that indicate that they will be able to complete the course.
English requirement:

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 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.

No pre-requisites, only entry requirements

  • The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice
  • Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to HLTAID003 – Provide first aid, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities
  • Current workplace policies and procedures for WHS
  • Australian/New Zealand Standards, workplace health and safety (WHS) policies, Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control, Commonwealth legislation and State/Territory legislation, and organisation policies relating to dental laboratory work
  • Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

 

Code

 

 

Title

 

Licensing/Regulatory Information

CHCCOM005

Communicate and work in health or community services

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

·         Specific licensing /regulatory requirements relating to this competency, including requirements for refresher training should be obtained from the relevant national/state/territory Work Health and Safety Regulatory Authorities

HLTINF001

Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice

HLTWHS003

Maintain work health and safety

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice

·         Current workplace policies and procedures for WHS

HLTDET001

Construct models

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand Standards and industry codes of practice

·         Australian/New Zealand Standards, workplace health and safety (WHS) policies, Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control, Commonwealth legislation and State/Territory legislation, and organisation policies relating to dental laboratory work

·         Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

·         Laboratory safety manuals and procedures in line with relevant Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation

·         WHS policy

HLTDET002

Construct custom impression trays

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand Standards and industry codes of practice

·         Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

HLTDET003

Construct registration rims

·         Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

·         laboratory safety manuals and procedures in line with relevant Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation

·         WHS policy

HLTDET004

Articulate models and transfer records

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand Standards and industry codes of practice

·         Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

·         laboratory safety manuals and procedures in line with relevant Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation

·         WHS policy

HLTDET005

Construct thermoformed bases and appliances

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand Standards and industry codes of practice

·         Australian/New Zealand Standards, workplace health and safety (WHS) policies, Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control, Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation and organisation policies relating to dental laboratory work

·         Dental Board of Australia guidelines on infection control

·         laboratory safety manuals and procedures in line with relevant Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation

·         WHS policy

CHCLEG001

Work Legally & Ethically

·         The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice

Placement (Dental Laboratory Placement) is an essential component of this qualification. Placement consolidates the students’ knowledge within the real health environment, applying theory to practice.

Students will be required to undertake 60 hours of unpaid placement.

AIBT-I organises student placement. Students will be required to complete given logbook and workplace diary during their placement hours.

All students must be willing to undertake 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.

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

Before commencing placement:

Students will be required to complete HLTSAID003 – Provide first aid. This is a core unit within this qualification and will need to be completed prior to placement

Students must meet the following mandatory requirements at their own expense. Students will be notified via email on when to obtain these documents:

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Certificate III in Dental Laboratory Assisting (HLT35115) including a transcript of all completed units. Students that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

Dental Laboratory Assistant 

* Completion of an AIBT-I qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.

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