It's a Wrap!!! One of the best conferences yet!! The National Dental Assistants Conference was overwhelmingly voted a great success.

Thank you to all the presenters, dental suppliers, delegates and DAPA Committee for a fantastic day!
The lectures were inspirational and motivating and we sincerely thank the generousity of our presenters for their time and expertise. They made this day very informative and enjoyable.
The trade display was excellent wth lots of products and information.

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.


New membership opportunities available now! Keep updated with industrial changes and access to our new hotline IR and HR for advice about your wage and employment conditions through Platinum level membership.