SURG 1001 - Intro to Surgical Technology
3 Class Hours, 3 Lab Hours
An introduction to principles, techniques, and issues in the operating room environment. Topics include patient care concepts, equipment and instrumentation, job responsibilities, sterile technique, professional management, and self-management. A grade of “C” or above must be earned in courses to meet requirements for enrollment in subsequent courses. A grade of “C” or above in all Surgical Technology curriculum courses must be earned prior to graduation. Prerequisite(s): Program application, interview and instructor permission, completed health and program documentation including background check and drug screening.
Semester Availability: Fall, Spring
Not part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway
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