Diploma of Anaesthetic Technology

National ID: HLT57915
State ID: AWM7
Qualification level: Diploma

Course is available at the following locations

Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Be part of a vital health care team</h3>
<p>This qualification will equip you to work alongside an anaesthetist undertaking the work tasks required of an <strong>anaesthetic technician</strong>. This includes preparing patients for anaesthesia and then monitoring them during and after surgery.</p>
<p>You are likely to be exposed to a wide range of surgeries with differing needs as well as to unexpected occurrences and allergic reactions requiring you to respond quickly. </p>
<p>The Diploma course is a <strong>very practical, hands-on course</strong>, delivered in a face to face classroom format as well as in the <strong>simulated anaesthetic technology laboratory</strong>. The course is delivered over 18 months and includes a <strong>full time clinical placement </strong>in a hospital or clinic, organised by North Metropolitan TAFE.</p>

Course description

<h3>Be part of a vital health care team</h3>
<p>This qualification will equip you to work alongside an anaesthetist undertaking the work tasks required of an <strong>anaesthetic technician</strong>. This includes preparing patients for anaesthesia and then monitoring them during and after surgery.</p>
<p>You are likely to be exposed to a wide range of surgeries with differing needs as well as to unexpected occurrences and allergic reactions requiring you to respond quickly. </p>
<p>The Diploma course is a <strong>very practical, hands-on course</strong>, delivered in a face to face classroom format as well as in the <strong>simulated anaesthetic technology laboratory</strong>. The course is delivered over 18 months and includes a <strong>full time clinical placement </strong>in a hospital or clinic, organised by North Metropolitan TAFE.</p>

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