Diploma in Dental Technician & Hygiene

About Diploma in Dental Technician & Hygiene


The Diploma Programmes in Dental Technician & Hygiene is a 2 years full time regular programme. This programme caters to the needs of allied healthcare sector. Dental Technician programme is known to train students and turn them into skilled allied healthcare professionals. As the name suggest, this program deals with dental care technology. However, you may also ask that who is a dental technician? I must tell you that he/she is an allied healthcare professional. Dental Technicians work under the supervision of skilled and qualified dentists. They are qualified enough to carry out many non-clinical work and some clinical work at dental clinics and care centers. A dentist is a professional who specializes in dentistry. He/she is capable of diagnosing, treating and preventing diseases and conditions of the oral cavity. A dentist is also known as dental surgeon. Dentists usually work as part of a team. They usually lead the team. A typical dental care team consists of a dentist, dental technicians, dental hygienists and dental therapists. Technicians, therapists and hygienists are allied healthcare workers.

Eligibility & Career


Eligibility Criteria for the Programme:

Candidates seeking admission to programme need to fulfill the minimum eligibility must have completed their High School from a recognised Board:

Career Opportunities:

After the successful completion of course of Diploma in Dental Technician and Hygiene, students can start their career as;

  • Dental Technician
  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Medical Practitioner
  • Dental Laboratory In-charge
  • Laboratory Testing Manager
  • In order to pursue this course, an aspirant must possess a number of essential attributes like:
  • Scientific Intelligence and Knowledge
  • Command over English in terms of Reading and Writing
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Friendly personality and Good Behavior
  • Ability to handle people and pressure
  • Patient and Compassion
  • Empathy
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