Course Title: Construct and insert an implant retained overdenture

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6123 Advanced Diploma of Dental Prosthetics

Course Title: Construct and insert an implant retained overdenture

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 75

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.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


155T Vocational Health and Sciences

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term2 2013,
Term1 2015

Course Contact: Mark Doherty

Course Contact Phone: Ph: (03) 9341 1407

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

Construct and insert an implant retained overdenture

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

HLTIN301C Comply with infection control policies and procedures
HLTIN302C Process reusable instruments and equipment in health work
HLTWHS401A Maintain workplace WHS processes

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDP608C Construct and insert an implant retained overdenture


1. Plan treatment

2. Take a primary impression

3. Prepare to take a final impression

4. Take the final impression

5. Pour master cast and fabricate occlusal rims

6. Establish maxillomandibular relations

7. Try-in of waxed denture in client's mouth and process

8. Insert the completed overdenture

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit you will have the skills and knowledge required to construct and place an aesthetic and functional implant retained overdenture.

Overview of Assessment