Algonquin College

Medical Device Reprocessing

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Program Information

School:Algonquin College
Faculty:School of Health and Community Studies (Ottawa)
Degree:Certificate
Field of Study:Alt. and Complementary Med. and Medical Systems, Other
Public Health, Other
Description:This one-year Ontario College Certificate program prepares students to apply principles of infection prevention and proper handling in the decontamination, inspection, assembly, sterilization and storage of reusable patient care equipment and instrumentation in healthcare settings.

This unique program offers a combination of theory, lab practice, simulation and clinical experience. Students explore concepts of working in a healthcare environment including basic human anatomy, medical terminology, patient interventions and employee and patient safety. Focus is on team communication and customer service. Students gain manual dexterity by practising with patient equipment and surgical instrumentation in simulation labs and operate reprocessing equipment in clinical healthcare settings.
URL:Medical Device Reprocessing at Algonquin College
Course Based:Yes
Cost per year:*
National: $5,044

Domestic tuition/ancillary fees: $5,043.54. International tuition/ancillary Fees: $14,593.54.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on December 15, 2015