Occupation Profile – Dental Technician – (ANZSCO 411213) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleDENTAL TECHNICIAN
ANZSCO Code411213
Occupations in this Group411211 Dental Hygienist
411212 Dental Prosthetist
411213 Dental Technician
411214 Dental Therapist
DescriptionConstructs and repairs dentures and other dental appliances. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level2
SpecialisationDental Laboratory Assistant
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-providing educational programs to motivate children, parents and the community in matters relating to oral health
-providing fluoride therapy by applying remineralising solutions and desensitising agents
-removing deposits from teeth
-applying non-invasive fissure sealants to teeth
-taking impressions of the mouth
-taking dental radiographs
-administering local anaesthesia by infiltration and mandibular nerve block
-fabricating full and partial dentures
-constructing mouth guards, crowns, metal clasps, inlays, bridgework and other aids
-repairing and relining denture bases
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related Occupations411211 Dental Hygienist
411212 Dental Prosthetist
411214 Dental Therapist
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)