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Education

Three Universities in South Africa offer training for dental assistants
and dental technicians/ technologists.

Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT)

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Visit the CPUT website at www.cput.ac.za/

The following qualifications are offered by the Faculty of Health and Wellness, Department of Dental Technology:
(for more information refer to: www.cput.ac.za/academic/faculties/healthwellness/prospectus)

NC (National Certificate): Dental Assisting
ND (National Diploma): Dental Technology
BTech (Baccalaureus Technologiae): Dental Technology
MTech (Magister Technologiae): Dental Technology
ND (National Diploma): Dental Technology (Extended)

Durban University of Technology (DUT)

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Visit the DUT website at www.dut.ac.za/

Programmes are offered by Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Dental Sciences which,
upon successful completion, lead to the award of the following qualifications:
(for more information refer to: www.dut.ac.za/faculty/health_sciences/dental_sciences)

NC: Dental Assisting
ND: Dental Technology
BTech: Dental Technology
MTech: Dental Technology
DTech: Dental Technology

Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)

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Visit the TUT website at www.tut.ac.za/

The Department of Sport, Rehabilitation and Dental Sciences offer the following qualifications:

(for more information refer to: www.tut.ac.za/Prospectus/2014/faculties/science.htm)

National Certificate: Dental Assisting
National Diploma: Dental Technology
Baccalaureus Technologiae: Dental Technology
Magister Technologiae: Dental Technology
Doctor Technologiae: Dental Technology

Announcements

ELECTIONS OF MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DENTAL TECHNICIANS COUNCIL
Following the process of voting for dental technician employees and dental technician contractors, it is a pleasure to announce the results of the elections. 
Click here to download the results (Board notice 150 of 2017)


ELECTIONS OF MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DENTAL TECHNICIANS COUNCIL 
Click here to download Board Notice 111 of 2017


TERMS OF REFERENCE EDUCATION COMMITTEE
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SUBMISSION NOTICE – NEW INSERTION INTO THE PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE DRAFT BILL
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2ND REQUEST FOR NOMINATIONS
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ROADSHOW SCHEDULE
Click here to download the final Roadshow Schedule.


INVITATION TO COMMENT ON DRAFT BILL
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APPROVED FEES 2017
Please be notified that the approved fees for 2017 have been published. Please visit Annual Fees.


COUNCIL MEETING SCHEDULE
Please be notified that the Council Meeting Schedule for 2016 has been published. Please visit Council Meetings.


Coding System Announcement
Click here to download the Coding System Announcement


CPD AND REGISTRY UPDATE
Please be notified that all CPD and Registry related inquiries are to be addressed to Miss Louise Fraser. She can be contacted on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 

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