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Intensive Care Technicians are also sometimes called Critical Care Technologists. The primary duties of Critical Care Technologists are focused on making sure the equipment and technology needed to support organ function and maintain life is working and being used correctly.
Your skills and knowledge of technology and physiology are combined with patient care.
Depending on the specific career path you wish to take, you will typically need the following qualifications to become an intensive care technician in South Africa.
Different educational institutions may have different admission requirements; however, you will typically be required to demonstrate competency in the following subjects:
Intensive Care Technicians in South Africa typically study for more than 3 years. Upon completing training to become an Intensive care technician, you must register with the Health Professionals Council of South Africa in order to be able to practise.
Intensive care technicians in South Africa typically work at:
To find more information about intensive care technicians, contact the: