Orthopaedic Technology is a growing career in New England, with NHTI having the only program. Job Placement for graduates is excellent.
You will not only be trained in casting in splinting but a thorough education in anatomy and physiology of the body and patient care specific to the field.
Our students have the ability to complete externships through the Children Hospital in Washington DC as well as Massachusetts General Hospital.
The students in the Orthopaedic Program are very active on campus with the Orthoblast Club.
You will complete hands-on training within the on-campus lab as well as externships throughout New Hampshire and in the United States. The Orthopaedic Technology program at NHTI is one of only seven in the country. This program is recognized by the National Board for Certification of Orthoaepdic Technologists (NBCOT)All courses and clinical externships are taught by industry professionals and leaders.
Upon completion of the program students are eligible to take the National Registry Exam and have the ability to work anywhere in the country.
This program is financial aid eligible.