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Diploma In Orthopedics And Plaster Technician

About Diploma in Orthopedics and Plaster Technician

Diploma in Orthopedics and Plaster Technician is associated with specialists dealing with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. An Orthopedic & Plaster Technician is specially trained in casting and splinting immobilization techniques. These technicians work under the supervision of Orthopedic surgeons and manage the care of the patients in a clinic and also assist during surgeries. Technicians of this field of medicine use both surgical and non-surgical procedures for treating congenital disorders, sports injuries and musculoskeletal trauma.

The goal of the course is to address common musculoskeletal problems and impart knowledge of assisting patients with Orthopedic problems through application, adjustment and removal of variety of casts and splints. The diploma educates students about plaster and synthetic cast application.

GeedyStar College introduces students to both invasive and non-invasive procedures in a laboratory setting. The curriculum covers details about different fractures and orthopedic diseases, nursing procedures like vital recordings, IM/IV/SC injection administration, oxygen therapy, nebulization, catheterization and IV infusion. Practical training includes knowledge and use of orthopedic implants, C-arm, helping in all types of open and closed reductions, performing relevant X-rays and reading them.          During their internship, students assist orthopedic surgeons during surgeries.

Students are also extensively trained on different plaster techniques, orthopedic surgeries, basics of CSSD and sterilization practices, biomedical waste management, and basic bio medical management of OT- equipment and instruments. In addition, basic computer skills, English communication and soft skills training is also provided. It is because of these dedicated academic training activities that help GeedyStar College of Health Technology stand among the best Orthopaedic Plaster Technician training colleges in Osun State.


  • To gain general understanding of MRIs, X-rays, and other radiographic techniques
  • To learn the use of C-arms and other imaging devices effectively
  • To learn how to apply and remove all types of casts and splints
  • To learn about wound care, closure and follow-up
  • To assist surgeons in the operation theatre



Diploma holders are eligible for various jobs in the healthcare industry, such as an Orthopedic technician, Orthopedic assistant or a therapist in an Orthopedic clinic or multi-specialty hospital.

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Contact our admissions team. We will help you explore our programs to determine which one best fits with your career goals and map out your plan towards academic success. We will go over the course overview, program length, and class schedules to support you during the decision making process. You will also get a glimpse of the GeedyStar College student life and view our medical training labs on a campus tour. All you have to do is fill out the form, call us, or visit our campus. Be sure to contact an admission advisor by calling or WhatsApp on;

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