Introduction to Dentistry Course | Australian Dental Industry Association

Introduction to Dentistry Course

To support those who have recently embarked (and perhaps those who may need a refresher) upon a career in the dental sector, the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) offers this introduction program.

The ADIA Introduction To Dentistry Course is an excellent program to develop an understanding of dentistry and the many individuals and groups that contribute to oral healthcare. From an understanding of the equipment and materials used in dentistry through to the role of each of the professionals, this program is highly valued by those who require a beginners 'crash course' to better understand the sector.

Delivered by leading industry specialists this highly interactive course is delivered. Further details to be released soon.

Introduction To Dentistry Course Content

  • Diagnosis and radiography
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Oral hygiene aids
  • Infection control in dentistry
  • Oral health and disease
  • The structure of the dental industry
  • Oral and dental anatomy, physiology and charting
  • Dental technology and laboratory procedures
  • The dental environment and dental equipment
  • Minor oral surgery, anaesthesia and sedation


The course provides an understanding of how the dental industry and profession work and also of the language, terminology, and techniques used in dentistry. This course is open to all with an interest in the fundamentals of the dental industry and dentistry.

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