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Sterile Processing Technician Training: Fundamentals (HYB)

Course number : CAH333   ID : 26978    Section Number : 1
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This continuing education course trains individuals to become competent sterile processing technicians and prepares participants for sterile processing technician certification. Upon completion of training, students receive a Completion Award and are prepared to take the Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification exam offered by the Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA). The course will cover the following topics: anatomy and physiology, microbiology, instrumentation (identification of and handling of), safety standards, cleaning, decontamination, disinfection, preparation, infection control, sterilization process, packaging, wrapping, processing patient care equipment, sterile storage, distribution and inventory management, documentation and record management, ethics and standards. This course has both a lecture and interactive lab component in the classroom where students will receive hands-on experience with instruments and wrapping techniques.
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Class Details

20 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Monroe Center

Blackboard Instructor 

CEUs : 6



Please read:  Students must register at the same time for SAF157 - CPR: Basic Life Support for the Healthcare Provider or provide a current American Heart Association Basic Life Support CPR Card. Students must have successfully completed CAH145 or ADE641 (formerly ADE632) prior to the start date of CAH333. This class requires reading and listening in English. Not sure about your English skills? Visit to schedule a free Accuplacer test, then share your results with the CEWD Registration team at 301.624.2888 or Classes will meet in person and require online participation as noted in a syllabus or course schedule which the instructor will provide. Online participation may include real-time virtual participation or non-scheduled asynchronous participation.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, October 1, 2024 @ 11:59 PM



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/28/2024)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/1/2024 - 12/10/2024 Weekly - Tue, Thu 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Frederick, Monroe Center  Map, Room: MC126 Blackboard Instructor