Mar 03, 2024  
TCC Catalog 2022-23 
TCC Catalog 2022-23 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Central Sterile Processing Technology Certificate (6360)

Program Purpose:
To prepare students with the experience, knowledge and skills necessary to provide competent services as a central sterile processing technologist. Graduates will be prepared to become integral members of the surgical team and are essential for patient safety by being responsible for decontamination, inspection, assembling, disassembling, packaging and sterilizing reusable surgical instruments, supplies and devices. This program prepares students to take the national certification exam through the International Association of Healthcare Central Services Material Management.

Program Length:
30 credit hours

Program Application:
This program accepts students once each year rotating Fall and Spring. This is a limited-access program with a limited number of seats per class.

Applicants must submit a general TCC application by the published application deadline. 

More information is available on the program’s webpage.

See Additional Healthcare Program Requirements  for important information.

View Healthcare Program Application Deadlines.

Academic Division:
Healthcare Professions, Ghazvini Center for Healthcare Education

(850) 558-4500 or

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .