Course Title: Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6081 Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics

Course Title: Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 140

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2010,
Term2 2010

Course Contact: Mark Doherty

Course Contact Phone: Ph: (03) 9341 1407

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

HLTIN301A Comply with infection control policies and procedures in health work
HLTIN302A Process reusable instruments and equipment in health work
HLTOHS400A Maintain OHS processes in the health industry
HLTDP601B Identify, select and prepare instruments, equipment, materials as required
HLTDP602B Gather data, take history, conduct a dental prosthetic examination and develop a treatment plan
HLTDP603B Take impressions
HLTDP604B Establish and record jaw relationships and select artificial teeth

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDP605B Evaluate a removable dental prosthesis at try-in stage


1. Prepare client for procedure
2. Perform check of try-in prosthesis prior to insertion
3. Fit and evaluate try-in prosthesis
4. Alter try-in prosthesis

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit you will have the skills and knowledge required to evaluate and modify the try-in fitting of a removable dental prosthesis prior to its completion.
Clients may be dentate or edentulous.

Overview of Assessment

Clinical demonstration. Patient records.