Workforce Development

Sterile Processing Technician

Many healthcare workers are considered essential, but few are as fundamentally important as Sterile Processing Technicians. Without them, hospitals would not be able to function. Patients would not receive necessary surgeries, many more people would lose their lives from preventable infection or untreated medical conditions. Their work impacts nearly every department within modern hospitals and surgical centers. Sterile Processing Technicians clean and sanitize used surgical instruments and other medical supplies so that they can be safely redistributed and reused on additional patients.

This short-term vocational program will prepare participants for extensive job opportunities in hospitals and surgical centers. If you are interested in entering this fulfilling career field, and making a critical difference in patients’ lives, contact us about this program.

Dates:  August 24 to October 15, 2020  ***This class is currently full, please call to be put on a waiting list for openings.
Days/Times: Class is on Mondays and Clinicals will be either Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday (pick ONE night for Clinical)
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

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Dates: October 26 to December 16,  2020
Days/Times: Class is on Mondays and Clinicals will be either Tuesday or Wednesday (pick ONE night for Clinical)

Location: Classroom portion: NCCC Sanborn Campus, Room B-201; Clinical portion: Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
Cost: $825 plus books – “The Basics of Sterile Processing” 7th Edition (approx. $175 online at sterileprocessing.org)

This course prepares students for the CBSPD exam for SPD Technician Certification, visit www.sterileprocessing.org.

*Flu shot MANDATORY
*HS Diploma or GED required

***Please register early, seating is limited.***

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Elzbieta Orlowski
Phone: 716-614-6236 or 716-614-6213
Email: workforce@niagaracc.suny.edu or eorlowski@niagaracc.suny.edu
Location: A-232

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