SUR 102 : Applied Surgical Technologies

This course is the application of principles of asepsis and the role of the surgical technologist. Emphasis is placed on creating and maintaining a sterile environment, identification of surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies, proper patient positioning for surgical procedures, and applying skills of intra-operative procedures. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to name and select basic surgical instruments, supplies, and equipment, participate in mock surgical procedures.

Prerequisites

Admission to the Surgical Technology Program and EMS 106

Corequisites

SUR 100, SUR 107 and SUR 108

Overview

Program

Credits

4