Surgical Technologist (Accredited Program)

Adults only

DETAILS
The Surgical Technology program at CV Tech prepares students to provide quality patient care before, during and after surgery as a critical part of the surgical team. Students learn to prepare operating rooms for surgery; sterilize and supply equipment; prepare patients for surgery, asist surgeons and nurses during surgery by passing instruments and other sterile supplies. Students will experience challenging coursework and instruction in a variety of surgical procedures and clinical settings.


LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONS
CST Nationally certified Surgical Technologist 

OCCUPATIONS
Surgical Technologist 

SURGICAL TECHNOLOGIST

Courses Hours
Surgical Technology Orientation  30
Core Medical Terminology   60
Anatomy  60
Physiology 60
Introduction to Surgical Technology  60
Microbiology and Wound Healing  60
 Essentials of Surgical Asepsis  120
 Surgical Pharmacology  60
 Disaster and Emergency Preparedness  15
Surgical Patient Care 60
Surgical Patient Management 90
Surgical Procedures I 90
Surgical Procedures II 73
Surgical Tech Practicum I 72
Surgical Tech Practicum II 208
Surgical Tech Practicum III  208
                        Total Hours 1,356