Certificate IV in Dental Assisting

TAFE Queensland Brisbane

This qualification is part of the Health Training Package. It provides the knowledge and skills necessary to provide an advanced level of assistance to a dentist, dental hygienist, dental prosthetist, dental therapist or oral health therapist, which contributes to the quality of oral health care. Specialisation is possible in: Radiography; Oral health promotion; General anaesthesia and conscious sedation; Technical records; Dental practice administration work.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate III in Dental Assisting; plus current relevant employment


14 units: 10 core; 4 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Prepare for and assist with oral health care procedures; Assist with dental radiography; Assist with administration in dental practice; Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures; Process reusable medical devices and equipment; Maintain work health and safety; Implement and monitor infection prevention and control policies and procedures; plus more and electives.

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 03020E

Related Careers:

Dental Assistant,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
South Bank (Brisbane) No info No 1 year
TAFE Queensland Brisbane is where over 40,000 local and international students get their world-class education and training each year.

Practical, hands-on classes combined with state-of-the-art facilities and purpose-built learning areas make it a standout amongst training providers. Many of its facilities are acknowledged by industry as being amongst the best in Australia.

Provider CRICOS: 03020E

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