Objectives of introducing the course:

  • Anaesthesia technicians are an allied healthcare professional. Their main task is to assist Doctors/Surgeons during surgery, by administering appropriate dose of anaesthesia and operating anaesthesia equipment whenever required.
  • They assist Doctors/Surgeons in Intensive Care Units (ICU), Emergency wards and departments and Operation Theatres. Largely, their task is pre-operative. Anaesthesia technology course trains students in aspects, such as anaesthesia equipment, techniques, agents and dosage, patient monitoring, anaesthesia supplies and anaesthesia technology.

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility:

10+2 (50%) with PCB

Selection Procedure:

Merit+PI

Career Prospects

  • Anaesthesia Technicians are posted in ICUs, CCUs, Emergency departments, Surgery wards and Operation Theatres of health care setups where they take care of anaesthesia supply and stock, equipment setup, pre, intra and post-surgeryanaesthetic administering as well as patient monitoring and care.