Operating Department Practitioner

Mostly work in hospital operating theatres with patients before, during and after an operation. Involves many clinical skills, such as preparing specialist equipment and drugs.

You’ll need to train and study at degree or diploma level.

Where do they work?

Qualifications needed

  • GCSE
  • A-Levels
  • Vocationals
  • Degree
  • 5
  • 2-3
  • Yes
  • 3 Years