Sterile Processing Technician Program by Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA)

In our Sterile Processing Technician Program, you can become a Sterile Processing Technician in as little as 12 weeks. Sterile Processing Technicians work in health care organizations to prepare and sterilize surgical instruments and supplies used in the operating room and to care for patients in a variety of settings, including hospitals, surgery centers, cosmetic surgery centers, ambulatory surgical sites, dental offices, and laboratories. Your job as a professional Central Services Tech will be crucial to the health and safety of every patient and healthcare worker.

This course will focus on the requirements of the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) and prepares you to take the Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) certification exam. Students are required to complete 400 hours of work (for pay or as a volunteer) in a Central Service department after completion of the course in order to earn their permanent Sterile Processing Technician certification. All efforts are made to ensure that each student is matched with a hospital prior to graduating from the program. You may begin working in the field as soon as you finish the program in just three short months!

Admission Requirements:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check
  • English Fluency (verbal and written)
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and to reach overhead

Tuition and Fees:

  • Tuition: $3800.00
  • Down Payment: $2500.00

For further information about our Sterile Processing Technician Program, contact us at Michigan Healthcare Academy (MHA) today!