Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology (Diploma-OTT)
(Affiliated with Punjab Medical Faculty)
Duration of the Programme: 2 Years (Part-1 & Part-2)
Introduction of the Programme
Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology course is an operations management course. This course prepares the candidates to work in the operation theatre as a competent reliable technician among the other members of the health care team. This course will provide candidates with the technical and interpersonal skills required to work under the supervision of nursing, anesthetists and surgical personnel. The candidate must be up to date about technical innovations in the field of Operation Theater. This course includes dealing with various sort of equipment and management techniques in operation theatre and also with the patient community.
Afro-Asian Institute offers highly sophisticated equipment, experienced and talented educators, state-of-the-art laboratories to ensure comprehensive teaching with safe environment. For better clinical practices, we have MOU with Govt. Mian Munshi DHQ Teaching Hospital, Lahore, Govt. Mozang Teaching Hospital Lahore.
Scope & Career Prospects of the Diploma of OTT
OT technicians usually work under the supervision of expert nursing, paramedical staff, anesthetists and surgical personnel. The candidate must be up-to-date about technical innovations in the field. With the passage of time, upon observing day to day procedures of surgery, many technicians learn these procedures and can perform some minor surgeries but under the supervision of some seniors. OT Technicians have an excellent scope in Pakistan and abroad in all Government & Private hospitals, nursing homes and specialized clinics etc.
- Minimum Qualification: Matric with Science (Physics, Chemistry & Biology)- 2nd Division (unadjusted) and combined total of science subjects not less than 45%.
- Age: Maximum 35 years on the last date of applying for admission (both for Government/ Private candidate).