Are you interested in working with medical professionals and contributing to a surgical team? The Central Sterile Processing Technician certificate provides you with the skills, knowledge and qualifications you need to perform all aspects of sterile processing functions with basic surgical instruments in the healthcare workplace.
Earning this certificate makes you eligible for national certification as a Central Sterile Processing Technician.
Coursework includes Human Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology and Infection Control, Decontamination, Sterilization, Surgical Instrumentation Processing and Distribution. In addition, clinical applications are provided to enhance your skills.
Employment Opportunities: Central Sterile Processing Technicians provide essential services to physicians’ offices, clinics, surgical centers and hospitals.