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The term technician covers many different specialisations. These include:
- Theatrical technician
- School laboratory technician
- Engineering technician
- Laboratory technician
- Electronics technician
In the UK a shortage of skilled technicians in the science, engineering and technology sectors has led to various campaigns to encourage more people to become technicians and to promote the role of technician.