Delivery Mode: On Campus
Duration: 1 Day
No of Sessions / Day: 1 Session
Duration of each session: 7.5 hours
Our daily course schedule is designed to assist applicants by providing maximum support at low fees in using our lab facilities.
Practice ADC part 2 examination in IHM’s dental lab located in Melbourne. These sessions will allow you to practice supervised or Unsupervised using the lab facility under the guidance of Dental Practitioners.
If you opted to practice one day Technical OSCE, you will be getting opportunity to get feedback from Australian registered dentist. Supervision will be for 3 hours, where you can get feedback about your past works and the work you will be accomplishing inside the scheduled supervision period. Candidates can utilise the lab throughout the day 9 am to 5 pm after the supervision time.
If you chose one day Skilled OSCE practice session, you will be getting a demo of three tasks according to our scheduled plan. Throughout the day, candidates can practise skilled OSCEs in the scheduled plan. (Please notice, with this plan candidates won’t be able to practise all the skills within 7.5 hours, but those skills scheduled to give demo will be available to practice).
You can also mix both the plans together for extra $50, for example: candidate can join the three skilled OSCE demo and practise session and add technical OSCE for the remaining time.
Our simulation lab is located at the Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (IHNA) campus at 597 Upper Heidelberg Rd, Heidelberg Heights VIC 3081.
Car parking is accessible for students according to the availability at campus or street parking is available in the nearby streets.
*Slots available upon prior booking only.
*Saturdays and Sundays are available for booking.
Below table will give details of the options available for candidates interested in daily plan:
|Course Delivery||Hours||Class Days||Materials provided||Staff available||Time||Fees per day|
|ADC Unsupervised Technical tasks practice sessions||7.5 hours||Monday to Friday
*not available on weekends
||support person available if any technical aid needed||9 am to 5 pm||$120|
|ADC Supervised Technical tasks practice sessions||7.5 hours||Tuesday
||Registered Dentist for 3 hours supervision, support person available full time||9 am to 5 pm||$150 – Tuesday and $200 on Saturday and Sunday|
|ADC Supervised Skilled OSCE demo & practice sessions (3 tasks in a day)||7.5 hours||Tuesday
||Registered Dentist for 3 hours supervision, support person available full time||9 am to 5 pm||$150 and $200 on Saturdays and Sundays|
|OSCE communication session*||1 hour||Monday to Friday||With former ADC examiner Dr.Adarsh Gopinath and Dr. Anit Maria Mathew||Registered Dentist||8 pm to 9 pm||$500 per hour|
|ADC mock examination*||Day 1: – 7 hours
Day 2: – 3 hours
|Team of dentist for evaluation (maximum 2)||Registered Dentist||Saturday and Sunday||$1000 per mock|
*Due to high demand, we will do our best to accommodate you, but we cannot guarantee that you will be assigned your selected dates.
If you are seeking for technical OSCE one day session, you must bring all your materials including the jaws and hand-piece. With this plan you will be given with Simulation lab ,Dental Chair, Dental Unit and Manikin.
If you are seeking for Skilled OSCE one day session, you must bring all the materials listed in the below table. With this plan you will be given with simulation lab, dental chair, and skilled OSCE manikins needed according to the daily schedule. Schedule will be shared with the candidates prior to the session.
|Sl. No||Skilled OSCE Task||Materials to be brought by candidates|
|3||Rubber Dam||Rubber dam Sheets|
|5||Application of Matrix band||Matrix band and wedges|
|7||Pit and Fissure Sealants application||Pit and fissure sealants, prophy paste and Prophy brush|
3 Demos available per day for Skilled OSCE Demo & Practice session.
The ADC process consists of 3 stages:
1: Initial Assessment
The different steps included in this process are document assessment of educational documents, work experience, registration history, and a good standing to determine eligibility to appear for the written examination.
|Timeframe||Approximately 8 weeks (not inclusive of the time taken to submit any additional document)|
To be eligible to apply for initial assessment applicants must:
The minimum required qualifications vary between professions.
2: Written Examination
The Australian Dental Council (ADC) written examination is a computer based designed to evaluate the knowledge of science and dentistry practice for dentist. This examination assesses overseas registered dentists the reasoning skills along with the application of clinical judgement according to the dental practice in Australia.
On behalf of ADC, the two-day examination is delivered by Pearson VUE. Exam pattern examination includes four papers each containing 80 scenario-based and single-best answer multiple choice questions. The examination is held in multiple locations in Australia and overseas.
|Timeframe||Approximately 5 months
|Eligibility||To be eligible to apply for a written examination you must have successfully completed the initial assessment process.|
3: Practical Examination
The Australian Dental Council (ADC) practical examination is to demonstrate your Entry-level competencies as a newly qualified dentist to practise safely by as a dentist in Australia.
Practical exam is carried out in two days. The simulation-based examination assesses your technical and clinical skills and each stage has to be successfully completed to become eligible to apply for registration with the Dental Board of Australia (DBA).
|Timeframe||Approximately 6 to 9 months (Examinations are held most weeks of the year at the ADC examination centre).
|Eligibility||You are eligible to sit the practical examination within three years of successful completion of the ADC written examination.|
|Skilled OSCE Demo and Practice:||AUD $150.00/day|
|Supervised Practice:||AUD $150.00/day|
|Unsupervised Practice:||AUD $120.00/day|
|ADC part 2 Mock test:||AUD $500.00/day for 2 days|
|Communication OSCE Mock test with Former ADC examiner:||AUD $500.00/hour|
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