GET THE SKILLS TO BE A Dental Technician PROFESSIONAL
Through a series of lectures, group activities, and hands-on projects, students will gain a fundamental understanding of conventional dental technician practice. They will also learn about computer-aided design and manufacturing of dental ceramics, dental implants, attachments and milling techniques.
- High school graduation, or equivalent.
- English 12 (minimum C+), or equivalent.
- Two of the following courses: Biology 11, Physics 11, Chemistry 11.
- Negative TB skin test or chest x-ray.
- Criminal record check.
- Pass the College’s English admissions test.
- Pass a spatial thinking aptitude test.
- Pass a manual dexterity test.
- IELTS 6.5 – minimum 6 any category and minimum 7 on speaking section; or
- TOEFL iBT 86 (Speaking: 26); or
- Minimum score 80/100 on the University of Michigan English Placement Test (MELAB); or
- Cambridge exam (CAE level); or
- CLB: S-7, L-7, R-8, W-8.
- Dental Laboratories
- Dental Manufacturers and Suppliers
- Dentist Owned Clinics
- Government Owned Labs
Industry Salary Information
- Low Wage ($/hr): $12.65
- Average Wage ($/hr): $23.60
- High Wage ($/hr): $41.61
- Average Salary: $49,088
* Information Source: www.jobbank.gc.ca/trend-analysis. Salary data provided is an estimate, and is intended for reference purposes only.
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- Government Student Loans
Currently, British Columbia has a government-sponsored plan that provides loan assistance to qualified full-time students. The type and amount of assistance usually varies depending on your individual circumstances.
When you meet with our Student Financial Planning Expert at the campus, we will go over all the financial options available to you to make this amazing investment in yourself both affordable and realistic.
- RRBC Royal Credit Line for Students ©
The Royal Credit Line for Students lets you focus on what's important: your studies. Available to full-time and part-time students who need to finance their studies, it allows you to take charge of your financial needs in a way that fits your lifestyle.
The Royal Credit Line for Students is different from a traditional loan in that it lets you borrow funds as you need them, and pay the interest on only the amount you use, without ever having to reapply. You get all the convenience and benefits with no annual fee.
As a student, you may qualify for one of RBC`s best rates - Prime + 1%, which applies when you are at school and for a 12 month grace period after graduation.
Further information about financial assistance is available from the Financial Advisor at your nearest campus.
- Other Financial Assistance
There may be other forms of financial aid available to you. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for specific government grants and bursaries. Additionally, you may be eligible to receive funding through a government-sponsored agency such as HRSDC or WorkSafe.
If you have questions about funding your education, each CDI College campus has a Financial Advisor who can provide information about the various options available to you. Additionally, your Financial Advisor will also assist you with completing your application for whichever funding option you choose.
Obtaining financial aid will enable you to concentrate on your CDI College training so you can embark on a rewarding career in your field.
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