During one-year duration of “Radiology Technician” trade, a candidate is trained on Professional Skill, Professional Knowledge and Employability Skill related to job role. In addition to this, a candidate is entrusted to undertake project work, extracurricular activities and industrial visit to build up confidence. The broad components covered under Professional Skill subject are as below: -
FIRST YEAR: During this year, the trainee will be able to understand Atomic and nuclear Physics, Electromagnetic radiation and the production of x-ray, construction of modern x-ray tubes and interactions of x-ray with the matter. Identify the x-ray circuit and units, operate the console panel, radiographic grid and beam restricting devices. He will practice radiation protection and operate radiation measuring devices and understand radiotherapy.
SECOND YEAR: In this year, the trainee will be able to analyze CT patient positioning, manipulate parameters associated with exposure and processing to produce a required image of desired quality and also operate MRI scan and perform patient positioning, review protocols for MRI scanning. They will analyze USG scan patient positioning, preparation, techniques general care and also analyze working of CR, DR and fluoroscopy system manipulate parameters associated with exposure and processing to produce a required image of desired quality. The trainee will interpret the factors, tools and techniques affecting the radiographic image quality. They will illustrate the general patient care in handling and preparation of patients during radiological examination. The trainee will be able to select and plan the radiographic calibration and tube rating charts.