Course Title: Construct registration rims

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5206 Diploma of Dental Technology

Course Title: Construct registration rims

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 10

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 Internet or Workplace

Term1 2010,
Term1 2011,
Term2 2011

Course Contact: Mark Doherty

Course Contact Phone: 03 9341 1407

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and
knowledge required to design and manufacture
registration rims for removable prostheses.

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

• HLTIN301A Comply with infection control policies and procedures in health work.
• HLTOHS200A Participate in OHS processes in the health industry

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

HLTDT303B Construct registration rims


1: Select and prepare models
2: Construct base
3: Construct registration rim

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this course the participants will be able to demonstrate, on a consistent basis, the process involved in construction of registration rims.

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, theoretical tests are used