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Central Sterile Processing Certification

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (2016-2017), the employment of the sterile processing technician is expected to grow 14% nationally through 2024. Employment opportunities for sterile processing technicians are expected to be excellent due to the increased demand within the healthcare industry.

For those central sterile processing technicians who wish to sit for the certification exam, Nashville State Community College is pleased to offer a prep course for the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) certification exam. The purpose of the Professional Development for Central Processing course will be to provide students with information necessary for the successful completion of the exam. Upon successful completion, certification remains valid for five years.

Professional Development for Central Processing – CBSPD Exam Prep


$50 per student (textbook not included)
Students are required to purchase: The Basics of Sterile Processing, Seventh Edition. Textbooks can be purchased at the Nashville State Community College Bookstore.


Register for the course here or call (615) 353-3456


October 24
8:00 am - 4:00 pm


Nashville State Community College
120 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209 United States
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