HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology

  • Course Code HLT55118
  • Duration 78 weeks (64 weeks of study, 14 weeks of holidays)
  • Location Perth Campus
  • Timetable 2 Days Per Week (8:45am - 5pm)
  • Self Directed Study 4-6 hours
  • Next Intake Date Quarterly

Course Outline

This qualification provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to work as a registered Dental Technician. It covers the construction of dentures, bridges, crowns and other dental appliances and the repair and modification of these appliances. Depending on particular state/territory legislation and regulations, the qualification may need to be combined with specified periods of clinical practice before you could work as a Dental Technician.

*Please note all WAIFS courses are also offered via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

** This course will be delivered and assessed via classroom delivery, distance learning and online assessment.

  • Entry Requirements

    Successful completion of Year 12 (or equivalent).

    IELTS score of 5.5 (or equivalent).

  • Pathways/Articulation

    Successful completion of this qualification provides a pathway into other Diploma level or degree qualifications in Health. You may be able to receive exemptions from some subjects based on this qualification. The level of articulation to universities may vary, so you are advised to apply to the universities of your choice well in advance of completion of your qualification at WAIFS.

    If you want more detailed information about this course, contact admissions@waifs.wa.edu.au.

  • International Fees

    Tuition Fee: $20,625.00

    Materials Fee: $750.00

    Uniform Fee: $200.00

    A one off $250.00 Enrolment Fee is applicable to process the Application.

    *Course fees may change. This is usually annually on 1 July and typically no more than 4%.

    **Fees quoted are in AUS Dollars.

    * If a student enrols into HLT35021 Certificate III Dental Assisting + HLT55118 Diploma of Dental Technology:
    The Diploma of Dental Technology will be reduced to 12 months (assuming all units which are part of the Diploma of Dental Technology and which are delivered as part of the Certificate III in Dental Assisting are assessed as competent). The tuition fee for the reduced Diploma of Dental Technology will be $15,000, with a material fee of $500. If students are not deemed competent, additional course fees and course duration may apply.