Dental hygiene, dental therapy and combined dental hygiene/dental therapy practical examination application period announced

Dental hygiene, dental therapy and combined dental hygiene/dental therapy practical examination application period announced

11 September 2019
Practical examination at the ADC

The Australian Dental Council (ADC) is pleased to announce the application period for the December 2019 dental hygiene and dental therapy practical examinations.

Application period 

The application period for December 2019 practical examination places for dental hygiene and dental therapy will open from Friday 13 September and close on Friday 11 October 2019.

Dental hygiene and dental therapy practical examination dates

This application period relates to the practical examination for dental hygiene, dental therapy and combined dental hygiene/dental therapy to be held over 4 and 5 December 2019.

Please make sure you are available to sit both examination days before submitting your application. 

How to apply

You are eligible to sit the practical examination within three years of successful completion of a written examination for your relevant profession.

To apply for a practical examination, you must complete and submit an Application for practical examination - dental hygiene and dental therapy form, along with the relevant supporting documentation and full payment. The application form can be downloaded here. The application should be downloaded and printed as a hard copy prior to completion. 

Additional information

In fairness to all candidates, the ADC can only consider applications received during this application period. 

The ADC will announce future practical examination application periods for dental hygiene and dental therapy as soon as the information is available. 

The ADC is committed to keeping all candidates updated on access to examination seats, as well as important information relating to the examination process. All candidates, regardless of their place in the assessment process, are strongly encouraged to monitor the ADC website for up-to-date information on examinations and assessments. 

For any further enquiries, please contact the ADC via the contact us page
 

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