The Central Sterile Processing Technology program is designed to prepare individuals to function competently in the central service department of a healthcare facility. Also called Medical Equipment Preparers, Central Processing Technicians and Instrument Technicians, these professionals are key to the successful and safe operation of a healthcare facility.
Gain The Necessary Career Skills
Students are taught to operate sterilizing units and monitor effectiveness of the sterilization process. Classes include anatomy, physiology, microbiology, surgical instrumentation, medical terminology and inventory management.
Enjoy Strong Career Opportunities
Central sterile processing technicians disinfect, prepare, process, store, and issue both sterile and non-sterile supplies and equipment for patient care in healthcare settings. Demand for these professionals is expected to grow by 15-21% through 2022.1 Employment opportunities include surgery centers, dialysis facilities, and central processing units in hospitals.
Get An Education Focused On Your Career Goals
Graduates of this program have the relevant instruction and training to take the international certification exam from CBSPD. Upon successful completion of the exam, the students could earn CSPDT (Certified Sterile Processing Distribution Technician) and be ready for entry-level employment. At Stautzenberger, we are dedicated to teaching you the most relevant skills that employers are seeking. Our curriculum is career focused, providing you with up-to-date skills and enabling you to graduate faster than you might think. Affordable tuition options are available.
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