Choithram College of Paramedical Sciences also known as Choithram Institute of Health Sciences

Choithram College of Paramedical Sciences

OT Technician

O.T. Technician Course:

The Operation Theatre Technician Course is a one year certificate course.

Eligibility:  The Candidate who has passed 12th (10+2) examination with Physics, Chemistry and biology with at least 40 % marks will be eligible for admission and 5 % relaxation for ST/SC/OBC candidates.

Course Objective:

The aim of this course is to teach and train students in handling a variety of electric and electronic equipments used in modern operation theatres and to keep it in good working order.

During practical training students are posted in operation theatre of Choithram Hospital to learn how to prepare operation table, dressing trolley, anaesthesia equipments and surgical equipments in safe, clean and ready to use condition.

Scope of the Course:

The O.T. technicians are also known as surgical or operating room technicians. Their major role is to provide assistance in surgical operations under the supervision of surgeons.

O.T. technicians act as backbone of the operation theatre and in their presence surgeons feel comfortable during short or long surgical procedures. Without a good O.T. technician a surgeon is found to be helpless.

O.T. technician also helps anaesthesiologists for preparation of various drugs, induction, incubation and positioning. O.T. technician has pivotal role in smooth, safe and effective functioning of the operation theatre.

After the successful completion of certificate course a well trained O.T. technician is always absorbed in hospitals (Govt. and private) and nursing homes.