HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology

HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology

OVERVIEW

This qualification reflects the role of a dental technician responsible for construction and repair of dentures and other dental appliances including crowns, bridges, partial dentures, pre- and post-oral and maxillofacial surgical devices, and orthodontic appliances.

Dental technicians work in dental laboratories on their own or in groups, under the prescription of dentists, dental prosthetists or dental specialists.

When do I come to class?
International students complete a total of 25 units over 8 terms of study (2 years). Attending class 3 days (20 hrs) per week.

Local students undergoing an apprenticeship complete a total of 25 units over 16 terms of study (4 years) or less with course credits. For more information about studying as a local student, please read the Entry Requirements section below.

CRICOS Course Code:0101102

 

Intake date, attendance days and hours
HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology
 

2020 Intake dates, attendance days and class times

 

2020 Term 1 Intake

Orientation 5th Feb 2020

-Mon, Tues and Wed. 9-4 fixed hours.

-Start 10th Feb 2020

2020 Term 2 Intake

Orientation 29th April 2020

-Mon, Tues and Wed. 9-4 fixed hours.

-Start 4th May 2020

 

 2020 Term 3 Intake

Orientation 21st July 2020

-Mon, Tues and Wed. 9-4 fixed hours.

-Start 27th July 2020

 

2020 Term 4 Intake

Orientation 13th Oct 2020

-Mon, Tues and Wed.. 9-4 fixed hours.

-Start 19th Oct 2020

 

Two (2) years – 4 semesters for international students
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Career options include working as a Dental Technician who can be either self-employed, or work in public or private industry in a dental laboratory, directly or indirectly under the prescription of a Dentist.
The four main skill areas of Dental Technology are:
  • Denture construction
  • Cast partial denture fabrication
  • Orthodontics
  • Crown and bridge
Core Units
  • 21 core units
Relevant electives
  • 4 electives
Please refer to the International tab on this page for fees for International Students.
For local students, you must have an apprenticeship.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
International Students
International students are required to have an IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent. DNA Kingston Training assist students with packaging English training if required.
Local students
Local students are required to have an apprenticeship.
Next available intake
Enrolments available to start immediately – please contact our administration team

CRICOS Course Code:0101102
English requirements
International students are required to have an IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent.
DNA Kingston Training assists students with packaging English training if required.
Course Fee
Enrolment Fee $200 (non refundable)
Tuition Fee $21,500.00
Resource Fee $1,200.00

Total Fees $22,900

Resource fees are charges for materials that are considered essential to a course or unit of study and which do not form part of the course fee. The resource fee covers materials purchased by DNA Kingston Training to be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as materials, workbooks and course specific uniforms.
Course Duration
Two (2) years – 4 semesters.
Studying at DNA Kingston Training
DNA Kingston Training is the winner of Western Australia’s International Training Provider of the Year 2015, and finalist in 2016. We have a diverse range of courses available for international students which provide our students with advanced standing to universities across Australia.
For more information on courses and support services offered to International Students, visit our International page.