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Training Centre

AB Dental & Medical Employment Agency is a market leader in the dental industry. We offer a number of training courses aimed at groups of individuals wishing to enter the dental industry or develop their current skill set.

Overseas Dental Professionals and Beginners

We have developed a course specifically designed for overseas dental professionals to assist with integration into the Australian Workforce. The program has been devised to give an understanding into the role of the Dental Assistant, and will give the practical and theoretical knowledge required for job placement.

This course would suit any individual who wishes to work as a Dental Assistant or Receptionist while they either undergo their registration process to work as a Dentist, Dental Hygienist or Oral Health Therapist, or who has decided not to register in their chosen profession but wants to stay working within the dental field.

Note: These courses are not accredited.




What is the duration of the course?

This is an intensive two-day program and run for approx. 20 hours. They are small groups no larger than 3 people to allow one on one attention. The programs can be tailor made to suit candidate individual needs if refreshing prior knowledge. In addition to the two-day program you will attend 3-4 general dental practices for voluntary work experience for 2-4 weeks for further assessment

How much does the course cost?

The cost of the course is $2000+GST

Am I guaranteed employment at the end of the course?

Provided all the requirements and compliance’s are met we will place you on our roster for temporary employment. On completion of the first part of the course you will be assessed on;


  • Your communication skills
  • Your clinical knowledge
  • Your ability to carry out instructions in a timely manner
  • Your aptitude for the role


Please note that all temporary employment is subject to the performance evaluation on completion of your work experience. There is no workplace training included with temporary employment. Our role is to offer you the opportunity and manage performance.


Computer Software Training


AB Dental & Medical can also arrange training with various dental software packages. Please email [email protected] for more information