This course is suspended until further notice

48 hours

HK$ 500


The course provides basic knowledge of the profession of dental surgery assistant. Through face-to-face lectures, visits and practices, students will have better understanding in the daily operation of the profession to plan for their study and career development.

Programme Details

[This course is suspended until further notice]

Course Content

1.  Common dental terminology & charting

2. Basic dental treatment procedures

3. Dental diseases – cause and prevention

4. Infection control


Medium of Instruction

Cantonese and supplemented with English


Course Schedule

Date: 22/05/2023 – 25/05/2023, 29/05/2023 – 01/06/2023

Time: 9:00 – 12:00, 13:45 – 16:45

Sessions:  Total 16 sessions (half day as one session)

Attendance will not be counted in the case of late arrivals or early departures exceeding 15 minutes.


Training Mode & Venue

Face-to-face training, at the Prince Philip Dental Hospital


Attendance Certificate

Students attended at least 14 sessions will be awarded an electronic attendance certificate.

Admission Requirements

Good command of Cantonese and basic English ;

Priority to fresh secondary school graduates or candidates without any working experience in dentistry


Applicant is required to send the completed Application form and copies of academic transcript/certificate to pdtc@ppdh.org.hk with the email subject「報讀牙科手術助理員夏季課程2023」on or before 21 April 2023.


The Hospital will notify the successful candidates on or before 8 May 2023 (i.e. two weeks before course commencement) by email. Successful candidate is required to settle the tuition fee according to the instruction of the successful notification email.