Health and Aged Care

HLT43012 Certificate IV In Dental Assisting

HLT43012 Certificate IV In Dental Assisting provides the knowledge and the skills necessary to provide an advanced level of chair-side assistance to the operator and contribute to the quality of dental care provided.

Participants will gain skills in communication; promoting good oral health; taking clinical dental photographs and intra oral radiographs; and implementing and monitoring infection control policy and procedures.

Dates and Times

Workplace visits and workshops held at our campuses state-wide.
Tutorials for Dental Radiography are held in Hobart.

  • This course is currently NOT open for enrolment.
  • Please register your interest and you will be contacted when the commencement of the course is confirmed.
  • To express your interest call 1300 655 307 to register

Learning Options

This course includes a combination of learner guides, online learning, workshops and tutorials.

Assessment Process

You will be assessed via online assessment, recognition, workplace practical assessment, assignments, projects and evidence portfolios.


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Successful completion of Certificate III in Dental Assisting (HLT31812).
Participants need to be currently employed as a dental assistant as assessment includes workplace observation and project work.

Qualification Requirements

To gain this qualification successful completion of 7 units (3 compulsory and 4 elective units) is required.

The elective pathway in this qualification is Dental Radiography Pathway


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