Central Supply Assistant
2008-2009 Florida Community College at Jacksonville Catalog
   

STS 0005 - Central Supply Assistant



This course is designed to prepare students for employment in the surgical arena. The content includes, but is not limited to, central services departmental organization and function; basic microbiology and chemistry related to central service activities; quality assurance; infection control and isolation techniques; principles of safety; principles, methods and controls of sterilization processes; cleaning, processing, packaging, distributing, storing, and inventory control of sterile goods, instruments, trays, and equipment; medical terminology; surgical instrumentation; basic computer skills, interpersonal and job seeking skills; fundamentals of communication; and procurement of supplies and equipment. Reinforcement of basic skills in English, mathematics and science appropriate for the job preparatory programs occurs through vocational classroom instruction and applied laboratory procedures or practice.
Prerequisites
HCP 0001

Contact Hours: 30
Workforce Credits: 1