Central Sterile Supply Processing Tech, TCC
Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Description: The Central Sterile Supply Processing Technician Technical Certificate of Credit is designed to provide entry-level training that will prepare graduates to function in the sterile supply processing and distribution areas of healthcare facilities. The program is based on theory and clinical instruction that will apply scientific principles to the specific work area. Theory classes with laboratory participatory classes will prepare students for clinical application of skills and knowledge in healthcare facilities. Together with practical experiences provide students with the preparation necessary to be eligible to sit for the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) certification exam.
Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters
- Students will enter the Central Sterile Supply Department and function with appropriate knowledge and use of instrumentation, supplies, and equipment.
Gainful Employment: For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, and occupational information, please view the Datasheet
Entrance Date: Summer Semester
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 17 years of age or older. Must be 18 at time of graduation and to sit for National Registry Exam.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Additional Requirements: Physical Exam, Criminal Background Check, American Heart Healthcare Provider CPR Certification, and Drug Toxicology.
Note: Those who have been arrested/convicted of a moral and/or legal violation of the law may not be granted permission to take the licensing examination.
Program Final Exit Point: Central Sterile Supply Processing Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.
Credits Required for Graduation: 20 Minimum semester hour credits required.
1: Basic Skills Courses (2 hours)
|EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relat & Prof Dev||2|
2: Occupational Courses (18 Hours)
|ALHS 1090 MedTerm/Allied Health Sciences||2|
|CSSP 1010 CentralSterileSupProcess Tech||5|
|CSSP 1020 Central Ster SupProcTec Prac 1||6|
|CSSP 1022 Central Ster Sup Proc Tech Pra||5|
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The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.
Southern Regional Technical College. (2017). 2017-2018 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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