Become a certified X-ray technician by enrolling for Certificate in X-ray Technician course at CEDP Skill Institute, Mumbai. The one year program consists of theory classes, practical training and paid on-job-training in reputed healthcare facilities. Among many other certificate programs related to health care sphere, it is the most enrolled job-oriented program by students after completing their 10th.
Students will learn how to operate different medical equipment such as CT scan, MRI, ultrasonography (ultrasound) equipment and other imaging tools and maintain them. They are trained to position the patient and the equipment in a way to ensure patient safety, and take images of all parts of the body that the doctor has asked for. The technicians can work in radiology department of diagnostic centres, radiography centres, hospitals and clinics.
10th & Above
18 - 30 Years
As a part of curriculum, students will learn how to create x-rays of body using the X-ray machines. A part of body is exposed to ionizing radiation to produce an image. Students will also learn how to position the patients for X-ray and electrocardiogram procedures.
The course covers the basic aspects of anatomy and physiology, a scientific study of human structure. Students will study about the parts and structures of human body and its functions.
Studying radiology physics is important for students pursuing x-ray technician program. It involves the application of physics concepts, methods and theories to medicines.
Upon course completion, certified x-ray technician can find work at diagnostic laboratories, radiography centres, hospitals or clinics equipped with medical imaging labs.
An extensive experience in the respective field allows the X-ray technician to seek for various managerial roles at the hospital or diagnostic labs. The professional begin their career as Junior X-Ray Technician and progresses to X-Ray Technicians, CT Scan Technicians, Senior X-Ray Technicians, and other high paying positions.
With a remarkable growth in healthcare sector, it has been found that x-ray technicians are in a high demand. Job opportunities have simultaneously increased because of patient’s need for disease diagnosis through medical imaging.
Mobility in the career is high as hospitals and diagnostic labs can be found across the country. A skilled and experienced technician can easily find a job in the desired location.