Central Sterilization Technician Recertification

The Central Sterilization Technician Recertification Training Program is designed to update the credential of healthcare professionals. The program will provide employed healthcare professionals with the skills necessary to meet the New York state law requiring certification. The Central Sterilization program will address various topics related to the cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization of patient equipment. The program will assist the students to understand the basic hard skills necessary to provide a safe product for patient use.

New York State Requirements:
  • State of New York Bill 878-A requires healthcare professionals who successfully passed a Nationally Accredited Central Sterilization examination for Central Sterilization Technician to maintain credentialing.
  • State and local healthcare agencies shall not employ or contract for services unless the employee is certified.
  • State and local healthcare facilities must provide evidence that a person employed is certified and maintained the required continual education credit on an annual basis.
  • Central Sterilization Technician must complete classroom and on hand experience prior to sitting for the certification examination.
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Course Schedule

Days & Times


9:00 AM -4:00 PM

Program Length

10 Weeks

Start / End Dates


Earn Your Certification

Upon successful completion, students receive a Certificate of Completion from the State University of New York.

Certification: CSPDT Certification (CBSPD Certification Board).