Ready to take the next step in your oral health career?

According to the Australian Government’s Job Outlook service, the number of people working as Dental Assistants grew strongly over the past five years and is expected to continue to grow further in the future.

The industry is expected to see around 16,000 job openings over five years (that’s 3,200 a year!). 

Dental Assisting is a rewarding career and ADAQ Training can help you gain the skills and qualifications to advance your career in this thriving industry.

ADAQ Training provides formal training in Certificate III and Certificate IV qualifications in dental assisting for those already employed as a Dental Assistant in a Dental Practice. Study with ADAQ Training and gain the skills and qualifications needed to advance your career in Dental Assisting, or to gain formal recognition of the skills and knowledge you already have. 

For more information and to enrol in our courses, select the qualification of interest below.

Certificate III

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Certificate IV

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The teaching staff


Why study with ADAQ Training?

As the peak professional body for dentists and an RTO (national provider number 30621), ADAQ Training is uniquely placed to deliver the highest standard of training to students.

Industry Knowledge

ADAQ Training has a wealth of industry knowledge behind it that contributes to our learning material and ensures coursework is up to date and reflects best practice and industry standards.

High-quality course work

With learning materials and course work written and designed by the profession, we are committed to providing all Dental Assisting students with high quality training that meets the individual needs of each student as well as our profession.


Students enjoy the flexibility that comes with online learning and have access to industry standard facilities and a passionate team of teachers with a wealth of knowledge, skills and experience.

Cutting-Edge Facilities

ADAQ Training has all the facilities onsite that students need to successfully complete their course. ADAQ Training students will have access to:

  • A complete and functional surgery 
  • Digital and analogue radiography systems
  • Model patient simulators for both intra-oral and extra-oral simulation radiography
  • Intra-oral and extra-oral radiography equipment including accessories
  • Exact dental software
  • State of the art training facilities, including media room for presentations
  • Amenities including tea and coffee
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Functional laboratory for impressions and model pouring 
  • Highly credible and experiences presenters across the industry
  • Central location, free parking and close to public transport