All SGT courses numbered 100 and above may be applied to the major field and elective requirement for the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degrees.

SGT 100 Sterile Processing and Distribution (5)(2,9)

This course introduces students to the decontamination, processing, sterilization, and distribution of surgical instrumentation and supplies. Classroom and clinical practice include instruction in aseptic techniques, patient care concepts, theories and practices of sterile processing departments, as well as professionalism and ethical behavior in healthcare. Successful completion offers eligibility to take the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) Provisional Examination as well as the Certification Board of Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician Certification Examination. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available Surgical Technology Program (SGT)

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A criminal background check and drug test are required.Sterile Processing and Distribution BVS certificate students take this course spring semester.Surgical Technology AAS program students take this course fall semester. For more information please refer to Surgical Technology Information.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $685 (effective 2022/23 academic year)

In-district tuition rates are subject to change based on Board approval.

Prerequisite: Admission into Sterile Processing and Distribution program or Admission into the Surgical Technology program or program director consent.

Semester(s) Offered: Fall and Spring

SGT 102 Intro to Surgical Technology (7)(6.5,1)

This course introduces the student to the role, necessary skills, and working environment of the surgical technologist. Studies also include the preoperative care of the surgical patient as well as the practice and demonstration of aseptic technique.(1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

Surgical Technology Program (SGT)

SPECIAL NOTE: Explore the Surgical Technology Program and come to an information session

A criminal background check and drug test are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam. For more information please refer to Surgical Technology Information.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $1024 (effective 2022/23 academic year)

In-district tuition rates are subject to change based on Board approval.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Surgical Technology Program. Grade of C or better in SGT-100 and BIO-246

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

SGT 111 Surgical Technology II (13)(6.5,19.5)

This course introduces the Surgical Technology student to the principles of intraoperative surgical care. Students will participate in a clinical rotation within a hospital/surgery center where surgical asepsis and patient care will be implemented. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

Surgical Technology Program (SGT)

SPECIAL NOTE: Explore the Surgical Technology Program and come to an information session

Surgical Technology Information.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $1816 (effective 2022/23 academic year)

In-district tuition rates are subject to change based on Board approval.

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better SGT-102 and BIO-265.

Semester(s) Offered: Fall

SGT 120 Surgical Technology III (12)(4,24)

Common surgical procedures will be studied in detail while the student further develops perioperative skills assisting the surgeon in the operating room. This course also reviews professional skills and the certification exam. Special Note: A criminal background check and drug test required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam.(1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

Surgical Technology Program (SGT)

SPECIAL NOTE: Explore the Surgical Technology Program and come to an information session

A criminal background check and drug test are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. Successful completion of the SGT program allows students eligibility to take the National Board of Surgical Technologists and Surgical Assistants (NBSTSA) Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Exam.(1.2). For more information please refer to Surgical Technology Information.

In-District Tuition/Fees: $1831 (effective 2022/23 academic year)

In-district tuition rates are subject to change based on Board approval.

Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in SGT 111.

Semester(s) Offered: Spring