Certificate in Operation Theatre Technology is a 1 year program, the minimum eligibility is the 10th class from a recognized school board or its equivalent exam.


The Operation Theatre Technician course trains students to become thorough with all the pre and post-surgery procedures. The course also enables students to learn how to assist surgeons inside an operation theatre, transport patients, prepare the operating room for surgery, set up, check, connect and adjust surgical equipment, technical assistance to surgeons, clean & restock the operating room, arranging instruments & supplies.

The operation theatre technician is also responsible for other technical things like lighting, sounds, and other things that are important during surgery. It is majorly the OT technician which is responsible for the smooth running of the surgical process. They help the doctors, nurses, surgeons, anesthetists, and other administrative staff. It is very important for an OT technician to be calm and reassuring to provide comfort to the patient.


Aspirants who have successfully completed 10th standard with science as their major discipline or its equivalent examination from any recognized board and college.


A list of documents which are needed to be submitted at the time of admission is mentioned below:

  • Class 10th Certificate with its mark sheet
  • Character Certificate
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Domicile
  • Cast Validity
  • Caste certificate
  • Non-Criminal Certificate
  • Recent Coloured Photograph Passport Size

Certificate course in OT Technician subjects

The basic subjects in the course curriculum are:

    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Personal Management of Hospital Staff Controlling Supervision
    • OT Maintenance
    • Maintenance of Medical Equipments
    • Maintenance of Non-Medical Equipments

Certificate in OT Techniques Scope

A technologist or technician may find career opportunities in Hospitals, Trauma and Emergency Centers, Private Laboratories, Nursing Homes, Blood Banks and Doctor’s Office and Clinics, Government Sectors Establishments, etc.


With a degree in Operation Theatre sciences, you can have quite a stellar career. There are numerous avenues to acquire a decent job and excel in this field.

  • Hospitals
  • International health services
  • Government health services
  • Educational institutions
  • NGOs
  • Nursing homes or private hospitals

OTT professionals can also get hired in the sales and marketing and central sterile services departments of healthcare facilities.

Government Jobs Opportunities AfterCCOT Course

  • Jobs are available in both state and central governments in India.
  • Candidates from any part of the country can apply for the vacancies.
  • The candidates should meet the essential requirements which are listed below:
  • Should have cleared class 12 from recognized board/university
  • Should have a diploma in OTT and 1 years of experience in a recognized hospital/institute