251912 ORTHOTIST OR PROSTHETIST
Orthotist or Prosthetist belongs to the occupation unit group of 2519 OTHER HEALTH DIAGNOSTIC AND PROMOTION PROFESSIONALS and is a Skill Level 1 occupation in Australia. In other words, an orthotist or prosthetist must have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Designs, builds, fits and repairs splints, braces, callipers, artificial limbs and related appliances to restore function or compensate for muscular and skeletal disabilities. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skills Assessment Authority:
The Australian Orthotic Prosthetic Association (AOPA) is the designated authority for assessing skills and competencies for the profession of orthotist/prosthetist in Australia for migration purposes.
This unit group covers Health Diagnostic and Promotion Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Health Promotion Officers and Orthotists or Prosthetists.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
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Australian Visa Options for 251912 ORTHOTIST OR PROSTHETIST
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