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Prescribed qualifications are the qualifications prescribed for a scope of practice under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003. These qualifications are gazetted, and undergo continued quality monitoring.
The Dental Council has prescribed the following qualifications for the general dental scope of practice.
1 Before 30 June 2010, and before 17 October 2010 for Western Australia2 From 1 July 2010 onwards, and 18 October 2010 onwards for Western Australia
Dates of recognition – student must have completed and satisfied all programme requirements before the end-date listed below
before 1 January 1998
before 1 January 2001
Medical University of South Africa
1 January 1997-31 December 2000
3 Graduate cohorts from 2022 onwards
4 A pass in any of the National Dental Examining Board of Canada Equivalency Examinations after 3 March 2014
5 Administered by the National Dental Examining Board of Canada on behalf of the Dental Council since August 2015