Introduction to Operating Theatre Protocols

Theatre Training

This introductory assessed module familiarises Medical Company Representatives (In-House Technicians) with the latest teachings by providing theoretical and practical training in the perioperative environment.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understands the role of Medical Company Representatives (In-House Technicians) in the perioperative environment
  • Examines patient privacy and confidentiality requirements
  • Considers work, health and safety issues
  • Understands the importance of managing accountable items including the Surgical Count and Time Out procedures
  • Recognises and applies the principles of infection prevention including handwashing assessment

Places are limited.

Following full registration, participants will be emailed a reminder one week prior to the training. Upon successful completion of the training participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Who should participate: Anyone who is required to attend the operating theatre, including Medical Company Representatives (In-House Technicians) new to the perioperative environment. Participants with outdated OTP qualifications should also attend this course. 

Other Recommended Courses: 2.1 Introduction to the Code of Practice Training Course is recommended for Medical Company Representatives (In-House Technicians) visiting Healthcare Faculties.

Cost: Members $950 Incl. GST | Non-Members $1,900 incl. GST

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