Central Sterile Supply

Central Sterile Supply

A Central Sterile Supply Processing Technician is responsible for decontaminating, cleaning, processing, assembling, sterilizing, storing, and distributing the medical devices and supplies needed in patient care, especially during surgery. This role is important in preventing infections.

The central sterile supply department of a health care facility is the hub of all activity surrounding supplies and equipment needed for surgery, obstetrics, and other patient care areas.

Students who complete this program are eligible to sit for the Sterile Processing Technical Certification examination offered by the Certification Board of Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD).

Through this training program, students can become certified technicians in 10 weeks.

Dates 01/18/23


  • Tuition: $2020
  • Instructor: Taliaferro M. Martin

Monday & Wednesday, January 18 - April 5 (No class on February 20) Time: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM - N211 CRN 2007

Monday & Wednesday, April 17 - June 28 (No class on May 29 & June 19) Time: 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM - N211 CRN 2008

All clinical hours completed at Yale-New Haven Hospital

U-PASS, Exam & Books included