3492-11 Dental Therapist

Examines and treats ailments of the teeth and gums, mainly among pre-school and primary school age children, under the supervision of dentists.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Diploma or higher qualification and at least 3 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required.

Tasks Include: