"I’ve found the quality of the course to be excellent and very interesting. All the teachers are encouraging all the time and talk to you straight away if you need help. The dental facilities are excellent – they are what they are like in the real world."
Cindy Wang, student, Diploma of Dental Technology
Excellent study options in Brisbane
TAFE Queensland in Brisbane is a renowned centre for science studies, providing hands-on learning experiences, small class sizes and state-of-the-art facilities. All our teachers are industry-savvy and provide students with the most up-to-date, relevant knowledge to enter the industry. Our Dental Technology program opens many career opportunities and our strong reputation with the industry means graduates are highly employable.
Achieve your dream career with a national qualification
The Diploma of Dental Technology provides a nationally recognised qualification as a dental technician and opens many employment options. Graduates are able to register with the Queensland Dental Technicians and Dental Prosthetics Board to work as a registered Dental Technician. It comprises units in dental theory, dental materials, dental laboratory practices and occupational and business studies.
Become a dental technician
Graduates from the Dental Technology Diploma find employment as dental technicians and can work in hospitals or dental laboratories, as well as for dental group practices. Many dental technicians also run their own boutique laboratories.