Dental Laboratory Technology NC IV

DLT is designed to enhance the knowledge, skills, and attitudes of dental technologists in accordance with industry standards. It covers the fabrication/ construction and repair of crowns, bridges, dentures, and other dental prosthetics /appliances based on dentists’ prescriptions; management functions in dental laboratory production and operation; performing administrative functions; and career advancement through continuous professional growth and development.

Length and Nature of the Program

No. Of Years To Finish The Course: 2 Years

Lecture: 65 Units

Laboratory: 35 Units

Required for course completion: On-the-job Training.

Graduates Expected Career Paths

Graduates of this course may be any of the following:

  • Commercial laboratory dental technologist
  • Department head in larger laboratories
  • Dental technologists of their own dental laboratory
  • Academician
  • Researcher
  • Sales and/or marketing agents of prosthetic materials, instruments, and equipment