Course Title: Construct indirect composite polymer fixed restorations

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5206 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Construct indirect composite polymer fixed restorations

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Mark doherty

Course Contact Phone: +61 93411407

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Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to join dental alloys using thermal processes
All procedures are carried out in accordance with occupational health and safety policies and procedures, current infection control guidelines, Australian and New Zealand Standards, state/territory legislative requirements and organisation policy

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

• HLTIN301B Comply with infection control policy
and procedures
• HLTDT519A Construct simple complete removable
acrylic dentures and appliances
• HLTDT513B Construct fixed restorations

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDT516C Construct indirect composite polymer fixed restorations

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CONSTRUCT IN Construct indirect composite polymer fixed restorations


1. Prepare model
2. Construct restoration
3. Trim, shape and finish restoration

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course the participants will be able to demonstrate, on a consistent basis, the process involved in the construction of indirect composite polymer fixed restorations

Overview of Assessment

This unit is to be assessed in a simulated workplace and under the normal range of work conditions.
Practical exercises, presentation of competency assessment exercises & written tests are used.