Introduction of B.Sc Operation Theater Technology (LEET)
B.Sc Operation Theater Technology (LEET) is a 2 year course designed to provide in depth knowledge & impart skills for working as an assistant to the consultant Anesthesiologist as well as to assist in preparation of operation theatre before & during an elective or emergency surgery. The course is designed as a full time residency program with responsibilities in managing the patients. The Post graduate student must take part in seminars, short topic discussions, case discussions, journal club presentations and clinical postings. The Academic training also includes lab work, experimental work and Dissertation.
Duration – 2 Years (4 Semesters)
Eligibility – Bachelor’s degree in Operation Theater Technology with 50% aggregate marks.
Scope: Post Graduates holding the above degree have immense scope to work as assistants in operation theatres both India and Abroad in Corporate Hospitals, Medical colleges, Nursing Home. They can also be employed in teaching profession both in India and Abroad. After completion of the course employment can be obtained as:
- Anesthesia/OT Technologist in Hospitals in India and Abroad
- Operation Theatre Managers
- Application specialists in MNCs
- Lecturer in Universities in India and Abroad
Career prospects and job opportunities
Employment opportunities can be found in hospitals in both private and public sectors as well as in independent healthcare clinics and as well as teaching institutes. Demonstrate ability to make clinical decision regarding Operation Theatre technology and Anesthesia techniques and select appropriate outcome measures based on the comprehensive knowledge of specialty.