SUR 150: Central Sterile I

Credits 4
Theory Credit
Skills Laboratory/Clinical Practice

This course is an introduction to the field of Central Sterile Processing as a career.  Emphasis is on the role of a Sterile Processing Technician, care of surgical instruments, sterilization procedures, principals of asepsis, safety, and an overview of microbiology.  Upon completion, the student will be able to demonstrate knowledge of sterilization procedures and workplace asepsis.