A planned maintenance window to perform upgrades to the Colleague system beginning 12 a.m. Monday, October 2, will affect certain IT systems. Details on impacted systems are available.
This course is designed to introduce the primary responsibilities of a central sterile processing technician, including practical application of learned concepts and procedures. Topics covered include preparation, storage and distribution of instruments, supplies and equipment; quality assurance; and inventory management. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the principles of sterilization and disinfection in the workplace, as well as principles of distribution of instruments, supplies and equipment.
The course is blended, and hours will consist of two components combining seated and online instruction. Students will meet in class and then complete further study via Moodle online from their computer. There are two in-person meeting nights. Check the course details for specific dates.
Students should be able to communicate proficiently in English.
Don't have enough money to pay for a course? Right now, Wake Tech's Propel program offers scholarships that cover the cost of registration, fees, books, course-specific supplies and credentialing exams.
The Propel scholarship application is closed and will reopen October 1.
Industry-recognized credential: Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution
Complete course in: Three months or less