Product Description

nationally recognised trainingNationally Recognised Qualification

HLTDEN004 – Implement an individualised oral hygiene program is delivered by Health Courses Australia with RTO Code 32412 

Course Outline:

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to implement an individualised oral hygiene program and promote oral health.

This unit applies to dental assistants and to other health care workers who are actively involved in promoting the general well-being of patients through promotion of healthy eating habits and good oral health.

Course Outcome:

•  Provide information on the causes and prevention of oral diseases to patient or carer appropriately and completely using language that can be easily understood

•  Evaluate patient or carer oral hygiene techniques and give further instruction when appropriate

•  Perform a resting or unstimulated saliva test and record the result in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions

•  Assist the patient or carers to implement prescribed oral hygiene programs in response to saliva quality and composition

Career Options:

The Student must show evidence of the ability to complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role.

Course Hours:


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