Your Invitation to the 12th National Dental Assisting Conference Sydney Sept 16th 2017

The Annual National Dental Assistants Conference is now in its 12th year and represents one of the biggest dental assistant gatherings in Australia, attracting assistants from all over our country.

This year our Conference will be held in the newly refurbished Sydney International Convention Centre at Darling Harbour Sydney. Book your weekend in Sydney now and enjoy a day at this outstanding venue overlooking the beautiful Sydney Harbour.

We are honoured to have some highly respected clinicians presenting this year. Some of the highlights of the program will be:

2017 Vern-Barnett Awards For Excellence in Dental Assisting

2017 Vern-Barnett Awards For Excellence in Dental Assisting

Nominations are now open for the 2017 Vern-Barnett Awards for Excellence in Dental Assisting.

It is time to consider nominating those special members of your Dental Team.
This is the opportunity for Dentists and staff to recognise their valued team members for their contribution made to their practice.

Enrol in Certificate III in Dental Assisting for new Bite-Size Learning Course !

Bite - sized learning makes it easy to complete! Have you thought about getting your Certificate III in Dental Assisting but put off the decision for reasons of cost, time, ease of study, work commitments, takes too long? Now is the time to take this new bite-size learning opportunity and enrol in our upcoming course.
We have combined the value of classroom learning with the ease of distance. You can attend a selection of dates at our training centre then complete assignments in the comfort of your home.

Infection Prevention and Control - customised training in your surgery

Training Session in Your Surgery customised for your protocols - no staff travel time!

Following the recent Dental Council alerts concerning Infection Control compliance, the DAPA welcomes enquiries about correct procedures for instrument cleaning and reprocessing. We are positioned well to assist surgeries to implement and maintain compliant protocols through in-surgery training and we want to help you set up protocols which are manageable.. As a registered training organisation and industry body, our trainers are well qualified to provide you with accurate information and advice customised to your practice needs - all in the familiar surroundings of your clinic. Contact us for more information.