Secondary school diploma, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
A. Course Objective: Intent: To provide students with entry-level training that will prepare them to function in the sterile processing and distribution areas of healthcare facilities. The Program provides students with knowledge of surgical instruments, microbiology, medical equipment, surgical terminology, storage and distribution, as well as the skills required for sterilization and decontamination.
Requirements: None Prerequisites: HS Diploma or GED, Entrance Exam Timeline: 35weeks (Days)
B. Total Cost of Program: $12816(tuition: $11644; registration fee: $150; textbooks: $632; uniform: $165, Tech Fee:225, Certification Exam: $125)
C. Provide a list of all books required for the program: Cengage
Practical Computer Literacy, Channing Bete -Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Student Workbook, Lippincott -Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Pro/RN 7E, Channing Bete -Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, Lippincott-Custom Career Prep, F.A. Davis -Differentiation Surgical Instrument 2nd Ed, IAHCSMM -Instrumentation Resource Course: Identification, Handling and Processing of Surgical Instruments; Bundle, IAHCSMM Central Service Technician Manual & Workbook, 8th Ed Bundle, Cengage- Surgical Instrumentation, 1st Ed, Bundle, IAHCSMM- Inspecting Surgical Instruments: An Illustrated Guide, 1st Ed.
D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program: None
E. WIA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification: Name: Stacey Nottingham Email: email@example.com Phone number: 602-265-7462
F. Direct Website link to the program: https://pmi.edu/programs/certificate/central-sterile-processing
G. Additional information: • Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: No
• Other requirements needed: None
H. Refund Policy and/or a link to policy on provider’s website: Refunds are calculated on the tuition and registration fee only. No refunds will be due on textbooks, uniforms and supplies. Full refunds will be issued in the event courses/programs are discontinued. Refunds for a cancellation are made within 30 days from the date of cancellation. A cancellation fee is not charged if the applicant cancels the enrollment within 3 business days of signing an Enrollment Agreement, but prior to starting classes. 1. A student terminating training within first 10% of enrollment period is entitled to a refund of: 90% less $100 cancellation charge. 2. A student terminating training after 10% but within the first 30% of the enrollment period is entitled to a refund of 70% less $100 cancellation charge. 3. A student terminating training after 30% but at or within the first 60% of the enrollment period is entitled to a refund of 40% less $100 cancellation charge. 4. A student terminating training after 60% of the enrollment period is not entitled to a refund. I. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each) • Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector) Yes or No: Yes, The Central Sterile Processing Program is a recognized training program by the International Association Of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) • Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials) Yes or No: No; Career Pathway: N/A • Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies) Yes or No : Yes • Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school) Yes or No: Yes -Accrediting Agency and link to website: Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools; https://www.abhes.org.
Credential Attainment Rate: TBD
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
Phoenix Campus-13610 N. Black Canyon Hwy, Ste 102
5 - City of Phoenix, Phoenix Workforce Connection
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Federal Financial Aid
Refer to Program Synopsis
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$225.00 Tech Fee
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost