Join the high-growth field of health care as a Central Sterile Processing Technician with training from Anne Arundel Community College and MK Education. Our experienced and credentialed professional faculty will prepare you for a rewarding career working in a variety of medical settings to ensure the cleanliness and safety of operating rooms, tables and other equipment.
What is the job outlook?
Overall, employment of central sterile processing technicians is projected to increase by 17 percent through 2018. The average annual salary in Maryland is approximately $32,000.
What is the training?
Offered in partnership with MK Education, training consists of three face-to-face noncredit courses that can be completed in six months. Students will examine the responsibilities of a central sterile processing technician in various medical settings including general hospitals, public health clinics, private doctors’ offices and specialized surgical centers. Students will learn about inventorying tools, sterilizing equipment and ensuring the cleanliness and safety of operating rooms, tables and other equipment. Total Hours: 220
What courses will I take?
STP 500 - Central Sterile Processing Technician
STP-505 - Central Sterile Processing Technician: Externship
What will it cost?
$2,310 for Anne Arundel County residents, including tuition and fee. Eligible for the continuing education payment plan.
What are the requirements?
Students must be at least 16 years old.
How do I enroll?
Register online, in person, by fax, mail or touch-tone phone. Visit www.aacc.edu/noncredit for details.
Consult the college catalog for information about degrees and certificates from the School of Continuing and Professional Studies or visit www.aaacc.edu/healthcare.
For more information contact Megan Stakolosa at 410-777-7387 or email@example.com.
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