Within the family of Health, in a cycle Higher education training cycle, it is possible to obtain the degree of Superior Technician in prosthetics and orthotics, but before accessing the 2000 teaching hours you must meet a series of requirements, which we expose below:
1. If you have obtained the Baccalaureate or the Second Baccalaureate degree, within some modality of experimental Baccalaureate.
2. If you have any title of Superior Technician or Specialist.
3. As long as you have passed the University Orientation or pre-university course.
4. If you have any University degree or equivalent, for academic purposes.
Furthermore, the Superior technician in prosthetics and orthotics becomes a professional capable of adapting, as well as making, prostheses, orthoses and orthotics according to the doctor's prescriptions, also of organizing the environment and the manufacturing methods of prostheses, orthotics and orthotics and, of course, performing the management and administration of a laboratory and orthopedic center.
El Training Plan comprises a theoretical-practical teaching, based on the following modules professionals: management and administration of a laboratory and orthopedic center, design of ortho-prosthetic pieces, elaboration of ortho-prosthetic products based on medical prescription, adaptation of ortho-prostheses, physiopathology of the ortho-prosthesis, etc.
Job Exit. As we have already told you, the training comprises a total of 2000 teaching hours. At the end of your studies you will be able to find an occupational field within the health sector of orthopedics, either in the public and private areas, also creating your own company as a freelance professional. The positions to be carried out will be: Orthoprosthesis Technician, Orthopedic Technician and head of the ortho-prosthesis laboratory. Likewise, you will be able to act as Commercial Delegate of companies that manufacture ortho-prosthetic parts.