What is Surgical Tech?
A surgical technologist also called a scrub, scrub tech, surgical technician, operating department practitioner, or operating room technician,
is an allied health professional working as a part of the team delivering surgical care.
Where Can I Study Surgical Tech In South Africa?
The Centre offers a range of training courses in all surgical and affiliated specialties. It is also the accredited Diploma Centre of The Academy and GESEA programs in Southern Africa.
How long does it take to become a surgical technologist in South Africa?
Surgical tech programs usually take between 12 and 24 months to complete.
How difficult is the surgical tech course?
Yes, it could be challenging but certainly won’t force you to drop out. The challenges of a surgical tech school depend majorly on your learning appetite and various factors,
from the program you choose to the educational background you possess. But if you face the challenges a rewarding career awaits you.