Perioperative Support Apprenticeship

Perioperative Support Apprenticeship

Level 3 Apprenticeship
Examining Board: City & Guilds


If you are interested in theatres, patient care and infection control, the Perioperative Support Level 3 will develop your skills and knowledge within this area.

If you want to become an ODP this qualification will give you an insight into how a theatre works and the procedures that are undertaken.

Individuals undertaking this course will work in operating theatre departments.

Duties will include caring for patients before and after an operation, checking equipment and keeping the operating environment clean and safe.

This apprenticeship will take about 18-24 months to complete and potential careers include Perioperative/Theatre Support Worker, OPD and Assistant practitioner.

Click here for more information about applying for an apprenticeship.

To do this course you need the following:

  • Level 2 qualification or above

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Case study

Health & Care Level 3 Vocational - Andrew Kemp

Health & Care Level 3 Vocational - Andrew Kemp

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