Our aim is to support ADAQ Member Dentists by training their dental teams to the highest possible standards.

ADAQ Qualifications

ADAQ is a nationally accredited Registered Training Organisation and provides high quality, professional Dental Assistant training.  Our training provides current, relevant qualifications and utilises the knowledge and skill of dental professionals in training delivery.

  Certificate III in Dental Assisting (HLT35015)

  Certificate IV in Dental Assisting (HLT45015)


RTO: 30621    

Training modes

Training is offered in a variety of modes to meet the requirements of students in each qualification. Qualifications are work-based and students must be employed by a dental practice while studying. 

Metro classes are available at the ADAQ CPD & Training Centre in Brisbane.
Distance study mode is available for students unable to attend these metro sessions. 

Applications for alternate study modes are available. 

Fee-for-service traineeships are also available for Certificate III in Dental Assisting.


Our Dental Assistant training qualifications are open to staff employed by ADA Members, employees of State Oral Health Services, and University employees. 

Non-eligible persons may make a written request for enrolment with ADAQ.

To make an ADAQ Training enquiry, please contact us.