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Course Number:
CEU 3538
Course Title:
The Basics of Sterile Processing
Credit Hours:
4.2
Lecture Hours:
0
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
0

Course Description

Students will learn the basics of sterile processing including; infection control and prevention, decontamination, cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, instrumentation, storage, distribution, inventory control, microbiology, medical terminology as well as anatomy & physiology.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Prepare students to sit for the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution, Inc. (CBSPD) exam to work as Sterile Processing Technician.