Central Processing Certificate Program
Certificate Health Sciences - Surgical Technology
High School diploma or GED
Attend mandatory information session
Complete the College Placement Test
ENG-090 Writing Skills I
Admission Requirements Advising Note:
Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:
- Qualify for the CBSPD Central Processing Technician certifying exam.
- Support the operative team during surgical procedures.
- Prepare equipment and supplies for use throughout the hospital.
- Assist in resource allocation and budget preparation for central processing.
Graduates of this program qualify as Central Processing Technicians who perform duties in one or more of the functional areas of sterile processing and distribution, materials management, and distribution. Graduates qualify for positions in healthcare facilities and industry. Graduates qualify for advanced responsibilities within the profession, and job prospects are excellent.