251912 ORTHOTIST OR PROSTHETIST

251912 ORTHOTIST OR PROSTHETIST

Occupation Overview:

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).

Key Tasks:

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.

UNIT GROUP 2519 OTHER HEALTH DIAGNOSTIC AND PROMOTION PROFESSIONALS

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).

Occupation:

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251912 Orthotist or Prosthetist
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Australian Visa Options for 251912 ORTHOTIST OR PROSTHETIST

This occupation has access to the following Australian immigration programs:

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