Training


Dental Hygienists who were trained overseas are required to complete the registration examination conducted by Torrens Valley Institute in South Australia prior to applying to the respective State or Territory Dental Boards for registration and before commencing employment. Further details can be obtained by contacting the school.

Training is available in the following locations:

 

New South Wales

 

Queensland

 

South Australia

 

Victoria

 

Western Australia


New South Wales


The University of Newcastle


PO Box 5012,

GWANDALAN NSW 2259

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health

 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
email: SHS-Oral-health@newcastle.edu.au
web: University

 

Year of Establishment: 2005


The University of Sydney


College of Health Sciences,

Faculty of Dentistry 
SYDNEY NSW 2006

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health

 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact

email: admissions@dentistry.usyd.edu.au

web: Faculty

 

Year of Establishment: 2005


Charles Sturt University


Leeds Parade,

Orange NSW 2800

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health

 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
web: University

 

Year of Establishment: 2009


Queensland


The University of Queensland


Dental School,

200 Turbot Street,
BRISBANE QLD 4000


Qualification
Bachelor of Applied Health Science (Oral Health)
 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
web: University

 

Year of Establishment: 1998


Central Queensland University Rockhampton


Building 5 Bruce Highway
Rockhampton QLD 4702
AUSTRALIA


Qualification
Bachelor of Oral Health

 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
web: University

 

Year of Establishment: 2012

 


South Australia


TAFE SA


Centre for Dental Studies 

Gilles Plains Campus 
Blacks Rd 
GILLES PLAINS SA 5086

 

QualificationAdvanced Diploma of Oral Health (Dental Hygiene) 
 

Length of Course: 2 years full time

 

Contact
web: TAFE

 

Year of Establishment: 1975


The University of Adelaide


Dental School 

Faculty of Health Sciences
Frome Road 
ADELAIDE SA 5000

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health
 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
web: Faculty 

 

Year of Establishment: 2001


Victoria


The University of Melbourne


School of Dental Science, 

711 Elizabeth Street,
MELBOURNE VIC 3000

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health Therapy 
 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
web: Faculty

 

Year of Establishment: 1996


LaTrobe University


BENDIGO VIC 3086

 

QualificationBachelor of Oral Health Science 
 

Length of Course: 3 years full time

 

Contact
email: oralhealth@latrobe.edu.au 
web: Faculty 

 

Year of Establishment: 2006


Western Australia


Curtin University of Technology


School of Biomedical Sciences, 

Department of Dental Hygiene & Therapy, 
GPO Box U1987, 
PERTH WA 6845

 

QualificationBachelor of Science (Oral Health Therapy)

 

Length of Course: 2 years full time

 

Contact
Web: University

 

Year of Establishment: 1995