Working in Ontario
You can contact the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario for information on how to become registered as a dentist in Ontario. The College has posted the registration requirements for internationally trained dentists on its website.
Tools and Information
The Ontario Government has partnered with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario to create a Career Map for internationally trained dentists. The Career Map explains in detail every step of the registration process including language requirements, labour market conditions, the credential assessment process, licensing fees and other important information.
Entry to practice requirements: You can find information on how you can practise as a regulated dentist in Ontario on HealthForceOntario.
Bridge training programs: If you are qualified in your profession but new to Ontario, you may benefit from a bridging program. Bridging programs help qualified immigrants move more quickly into their professions without duplicating what they have already learned.
DID YOU KNOW?
HealthForceOntario offers a number of services to health professionals, including a recruitment centre and jobs listing service.
Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario
5th Floor, 6 Crescent Road
Toronto, ON M4W 1T1
Toll Free: 1-800-565-4591
To learn about occupations in Canada, visit the Working in Canada website. This site will help you identify the name of your occupation in Canada. It will also give you important information about your profession in many regions of Canada, including job duties, skill requirements and wage rates. To learn about your occupation, visit the website and click the ‘Start’ button on the main page.