Be A Dental Technician for a Well-Paying Satisfying Career

A Dental Technician is a key profession in the health care sector of any country, and South Africa is no exception. However, as South Africa is going through an unprecedented growth in the health industry, as a citizen, you have greater potential for a rewarding career. For fully trained and qualified dental technicians, additional specialised training can provide the perfect competitive advantage for your future career pathway.

One of the top courses that you can apply for is the Diploma in Dental Technology at ACFE (Australian Centre for Further Education), Australia. We have many overseas students joining our different programs, and all have benefitted immensely with strong career advancement. After completing the course, you can either choose to pursue a career in Australia or opt to return to South Africa to set up your own practice and laboratory.

Course Particulars of Diploma of Dental Technology

Our course is spread out over 96 weeks including holidays, and you will be required to go through a structured classroom and clinical environment.The theoretical component consists of case studies, role play, and completion of assigned projects. The clinical hands-on training includes extensive work at our advanced state-of-the-art laboratory. You will be expected to successfully pass all the stages of the course before being declared a graduate.

The course fee totals $30,000 with a $250 non-refundable admission fee.

After completing our program, you will be able to independently handle repair and construction of dentures and other dental appliances.Including crowns, bridges, partial dentures, pre and post, oral and maxillofacial surgical devices and orthodontic appliances.

Enrolment particulars

Admission to our course is not complex. You should be over 18 years of age, completed Class 12 and be proficient in English, with an IELTS score of 5.5.

We will also require attendance at an informal interview to evaluate your suitability for the course. For potential international students, this can be conducted over Skype from Australia to South Africa.