Practical examination application period for November 2019 released

Practical examination application period for November 2019 released

10 July 2019
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The Australian Dental Council (ADC) is pleased to announce the application period for practical examination seats in November 2019. 

Eligibility to apply

You are eligible to apply for a practical examination seat in November 2019, if you:

  • Hold a valid written examination

AND  you:

  • Do not hold an existing practical examination booking, have pending practical examination results, or a pending appeal.
  • Have not sat a practical examination within three months of the examination period. 

Candidates with a pending verification, but not an appeal, who otherwise meet the above criteria, may apply for an examination place during this application period. 

Application period

The application period for practical examination places in November 2019 will be open from Monday 29 July to Friday 9 August 2019.

As there are a limited number of available seats for practical examinations in November 2019, eligible candidates are strongly encouraged to submit their applications early during the application period. 

The application period may close early if all seats are filled before the advertised closing date. Should this occur, we will announce the early closure via the ADC website. 

How to apply

Eligible candidates should submit their application form and supporting documentation via post. 

December 2019

At this time, no examinations are scheduled for December 2019. Practical examination dates, application periods and eligibility criteria for 2020 are also not known at this time. If you are eligible to sit a practical examination in November 2019, and wish to sit a practical examination in 2019, we encourage you to apply during this application periods. 

Additional information

All candidates are strongly encouraged to consider the expiry date of their written examination. If you are eligible for a seat during these application periods but decide not to apply, the ADC cannot guarantee your eligibility for future application periods. 

The ADC is committed to keeping all candidates updated on access to examination seats, as well as important information relating to the assessment 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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