Central Sterile Process Tech
0 credit hours
8.4 ceu hours
Central Sterile Processing Technician Discuss the role of the central sterile processing technician. Learn rules and regulations of working in health care. Examine how central service is involved in controlling infections in hospitals. Practice identifying and selecting appropriate equipment. CEUs issued. $2,022 includes $222 fee. Textbooks, background check and drug screens included in fee. Prerequisites: High school diploma or GED, attendance at orientation. Corequisite: OPA 337 Career Development. Note: Full attendance and passing the final exam required. Students must also successfully complete OPA 337 to be elgible for an externship. English as a Second Language students must earn a composite score of 310 or better on the Level of English Proficiency exam, or successfully complete Capstone Level ESL coursework. Students must attend an orientation prior to enrolling in the program. Go to http://www.aacc.edu/programs-and-courses/job-train ing and click the link for Sterile Processing. Note: Student must apply to take externships: A limited number are offered and students will be selected. If selected students must register and pay for externships: STP 505, STP 506, STP 507, and STP 508.
This course is offered: Winter 2018