Profession audiology technician
Audiology technicians create and service hearing aids and hearing protection products. They dispense, fit and provide hearing aids for those who need them.
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- Investigative / Social
- Hygiene in a health care setting
The procedures related to maintaining a hygienic environment within a health care setting such as hospitals and clinics. It can range from hand washing to cleaning and disinfection of medical equipment used and infection control methods.
- Health, safety and hygiene legislation
The set of health, safety and hygiene standards and items of legislation applicable in a specific sector.
- Types of audiological equipment
Types and brands of audiological equipment and accessories for audiometers and hearing tests, foam tips, bone conductors, etc.
- Maintain records of clients' prescriptions
Keep records of customers' prescriptions, payments and work orders sent to the laboratory.
- Advise customers on hearing aids
Provide customers with advice on various types of hearing aids and inform customers on how to operate and maintain hearing devices.
- Order supplies for audiology services
Order supplies and devices related to hearing aids and similar audiology-related equipment.
- Maintain laboratory equipment
Clean laboratory glassware and other equipment after use and it for damage or corrosion in order to ensure its proper functioning.
- Perform technical tasks with great care
Avoiding possible risks and unwanted outcomes by watching carefully over all parts of a machine, device or vehicle and executing processes of production, maintenance or repair with great care.
- Produce impressions for ear moulds
Produce an impression of the ear for an ear mould, also adjusting the mould accordingly.
- Perform repairs for hearing aids
Perform basic repairs, replacements and adjustments to hearing aids at the customers' specific request.