Baxter Institute - Melbourne - Dental Courses (International Students)

Dental Courses – International Students

Certificate III in Dental Laboratory Assisting

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Location 134-136 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
Course Code HLT32712
CRICOS Code 078765K
Intakes Weekly
Total Tuition Hours
200 hours
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face
Assessment Mode
Combination of written, practical and/or project assessments
Fees* Refer to “Course Fees
Prerequisite Not Applicable
Admission Direct Entry Requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Completion of Year 11 (Aus) or equivalent¹
Apply NowCourse DescriptionDurationUnits of CompetencyPathway to Further Study

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills required to assist in a dental laboratory in accordance with state/territory legislation. It covers workers who will be pouring impressions, producing custom-made trays, manufacturing occlusal registration rims, transferring oral records and articulating models for a range of prostheses as well as constructing mouthguards.

Tuition Weeks: 10 weeks
CRICOS Duration: 12 weeks incl. holidays

CORE:
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTWHS200A Participate in WHS processes
HLTDT301D Construct models
HLTDT302D Construct custom impression trays
HLTDT303D Construct registration rims
HLTDT304D Articulate models and transfer records
HLTFA311A Apply first aid
HLTHIR301C Communicate and work effectively in health
HLTDT315D Construct thermoformed bases and appliances
Diploma of Dental Technology

 

Certificate III in Dental Assisting

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Location 134-136 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
Course Code HLT31812
CRICOS Code 080141B
Intakes Weekly
Total Tuition Hours
320 hours
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face
Assessment Mode
Combination of written, practical and/or project assessments
Fees* Refer to “Course Fees
Prerequisite Not Applicable
Admission Direct Entry Requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Completion of Year 11 (Aus) or equivalent¹
Apply NowCourse DescriptionDurationUnits of CompetencyPathway to Further Study

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills needed to assist a dentist, dental hygienist or dental therapist during all health care procedures, to help
maintain high standards of infection control and to assist with practice administration.

Tuition Weeks: 16 weeks
CRICOS Duration: 22weeks incl. holidays

CORE:
HLTFA311A Apply first aid
HLTHIR301C Communicate and work effectively in health
HLTWHS200A Participate in WHS processes
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTIN302C Process reusable instruments and equipment in health work
HLTDA303D Prepare for and assist with oral health care procedures
HLTDA306D Assist with administration in dental practice
HLTDA304D Assist with dental radiography
Certificate IV in Dental Assisting
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Certificate IV in Dental Assisting

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Location 134-136 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
Course Code HLT43012
CRICOS Code 080148F
Intakes Weekly
Total Tuition Hours
200 hours
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face
Assessment Mode
Combination of written, practical and/or project assessments
Fees* Refer to “Course Fees
Prerequisite Not Applicable
Admission Direct Entry Requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Completion of Year 11 (Aus) or equivalent¹
Apply NowCourse DescriptionDurationUnits of CompetencyPathway to Further Study

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills necessary to provide an advanced level of chairside assistance to the operator, including contributing to the quality of dental care provided through well developed communication skills; providing an oral health education program that promotes good oral health as part of general good health; as well as implementing and monitoring infection control policy and procedures.

Tuition Weeks: 10 weeks
CRICOS Duration: 16 weeks incl. holidays

CORE:
HLTAMBFC301D Communicate with clients and colleagues to support health care
HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes
HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
ELECTIVE:
HLTIN403C Implement and monitor infection control policy and procedures
HLTDT301D Construct models
HLTDT302D Construct custom impression trays
HLTDT303D Construct registration rims

Not Applicable
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Diploma of Dental Technology

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Location 134-136 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
Course Code HLT50512
CRICOS Code 078766J
Intakes Weekly
Total Tuition Hours
1400 hours
Delivery Mode
Face-to-face
Assessment Mode
Combination of written, practical and/or project assessments
Fees* Refer to “Course Fees
Prerequisite HLTWHS200A Participate in
WHS processes is a prerequisite
unit for five of the units ᵃ in this
qualification.
Admission Direct Entry Requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent Completion of Year 11 (Aus) or equivalent¹
Apply NowCourse DescriptionDurationUnits of Competency

This qualification provides the knowledge and skills needed to work as a Dental Technician. It covers the construction of dentures, bridges, crowns and other dental appliances and the repair and modification of these appliances.

Tuition Weeks: 70 weeks
CRICOS Duration: 96 weeks incl. holidays

PREREQUISITE:
HLTWHS200A Participate in WHS processes
CORE:
HLTDT517D Construct oral splints
HLTDT510C Construct crown and bridge structures
HLTDT511C Join alloy structures
HLTDT512D Take tooth shades
HLTDT513C Construct fixed restorations
BSBWOR301B Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBINM301A Organise workplace information
HLTWHS300A Contribute to WHS processes
HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTHIR501C Maintain An Effective Health Work Environment
HLTFA311A Apply First Aid
HLTDT301D Construct models ᵃ
HLTDT302D Construct custom impression trays ᵃ
HLTDT303D Construct registration rims ᵃ
HLTDT304D Articulate models and transfer records ᵃ
HLTDT315D Construct thermoformed bases and appliances ᵃ
HLTDT519C Construct simple complete removable acrylic dentures and appliances
HLTDT518D Repair and modify dentures and appliances
HLTDT507C Construct immediate dentures
HLTDT508C Construct removable acrylic partial dentures
HLTDT509D Construct cast metal alloy removable partial denture framework
HLTDT514D Construct orthodontic appliances
ELECTIVE:
HLTHIR403C Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
BSBADM311A Maintain business resources
BSBWOR204A Use business technology
BSBWRT301A Write Simple Documents
BSBCUS301B Deliver and monitor a service to customers
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¹ subject to assessment level of student’s country – not applicable to level 1 & 2 countries.
² mature age applications from level 1 & 2 countries who can demonstrate an ability to undertake the course through our LLN assessment
^ qualifications not offered at Baxter
* tuition fees and other course related fees are not subject to change once a student has enrolled