X Ray Technicians (also known as Radiologic Technologists or Radiographers) conduct scans using X ray machines.
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job! Watch this video to see what a day in the life of a X ray technician is like.
STEP 2: Go through the six different modules to learn what every x-ray technician needs to know! As you go, take notes on the most important aspects of each module. Here are some guiding questions:
- what are x-rays?
- are x-rays waves or particles?
- how are x-rays used?
- how do x-rays work?
STEP 3: Use your notes to create an illustrated children’s book about what x-rays are and how they work. You can create by hand or use a free design tool like Canva.
STEP 4: Share your story in the Student Showcase to build your resume as an x-ray technician!