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Sterile Processing
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Online Electronic Medical Records Course (EMR)

Sterile Processing Technician Program Online Certificate Course

Online Sterile Processing Tech Outline

With our Sterile Processing Technician online course, you can learn everything you need to know to start a new career as a Sterile Processing Technician. Your online sterile processing technician training includes overviews of medical and surgical terminology, safety standards, ethics and legal issues, anatomy, microbiology, surgical terminology, medical equipment, disinfection, assembly and sterilization. In essence, our Sterile Processing Technician course will teach you all the skills you need to be successful in this healthcare career.

Here's an overview of the custom learning materials and bonus items you'll receive, and the topics that will be covered in your Sterile Processing Technician online training course.

Online Sterile Processing Course Outline

Unit 1 Lessons

  1. The World of Healthcare
  2. Basic Safety Standards
  3. Introduction to Medical Terminology
  4. Dividing and Combining Medical Terms
  5. Medical Abbreviations, Symbols and Special Terms
  6. Ethics and Legal Issues
  7. Introduction to Anatomy
  8. Microbiology for CS Technology
  9. Surgical Terminology
  10. Customer Relations and Teamwork
  11. Monitoring, Documentation and Records
  12. Surgical Instruments
  13. Complex Surgical Instruments
  14. Infection Prevention and Decontamination
  15. Cleaning and Disinfection
  16. Assembly and Packaging
  17. Processing
  18. Sterilization Process I
  19. Sterilization Process II
  20. Sterile Storage and Quality Assurance
  21. Inventory Management
  22. Patient Care Equipment
  23. Putting it All Together
Sterile Processing Tech Exam Included

You will receive the Central Service Technical Manual (8th edition) from the Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA) and the corresponding study guide.

Additional Course Materials*

  • Medical Terminology Audio
  • Medical Terminology Flashcards
  • Career Starter Guide
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† Provided in form of reimbursement when the following terms are met: Student submits receipt issued by the HSPA, has successfully completed the course and has paid tuition in full. Reimbursement is for $150 towards the cost of CRCST certification exam.
*Additional course materials will be delivered from our online Sterile Processing Tech school to you throughout your program.