Biomedical Equipment Technology

The Biomedical Equipment Technology curriculum is designed to prepare students through the study and application of principles from mathematics, natural sciences, and technology and applied processes based on these subjects.

Course work includes mathematics, natural sciences, engineering sciences and technology.

Graduates should qualify to obtain occupations such as technical service providers, materials and technologies testing services, process improvement technicians, engineering technicians, construction technicians and managers, industrial and technology managers, or research technicians.

This course of study that prepares the students to use basic engineering principles and technical skills to install, operate, troubleshoot, and repair sophisticated devices and instrumentation used in the health care delivery system. Includes instruction in instrument calibration, design and installation testing, system safety and maintenance procedures, procurement and installation procedures, and report preparation. With an AAS degree and two years’ experience, an individual should be able to become a certified Biomedical Equipment Technician. 

Host and Supporting Colleges

A list of Primary Colleges offering the Program with Supporting Colleges below each. Typically, it is required to complete some aspect of the Program at the Primary College.

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute awards the credential in collaboration with:

  • Forsyth Technical Community College
  • Gaston College