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Mountainland Technical College
2301 W Ashton Blvd
Lehi, UT 84043
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Department of Education
Cesar E Chavez Memorial Building
1244 Speer Blvd, Suite 310
Denver, CO 80204-3582
Phone: 303-844-5695 (TTD: 800-877-8339)
To prepare competent entry-level surgical technologist in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.
The Surgical Technology Program prepares individuals to work primarily in the operating room. Students will be placed in clinical facilities at the discretion of the program director. Students must provide their own transportation to and from the clinical sites and may be required to take public transportation. Upon completion of the program, students will receive an MTECH Certificate in Surgical Technology. All students are required to participate in the Tech in Surgery - Certified (TS-C) examination through the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT). Capacity in the program is limited by the number of available clinical sites.
The Surgical Technologist is an individual with specialized education who functions as a member of the surgical team in the role of surgical technologist. The surgical technologist assists with surgical procedures, creates and maintains the sterile surgical field, sets up the surgical field, and hands the instruments, sutures, and other equipment needed to the surgeon to do the procedure. This surgical technologist is also responsible for the care of instruments before and after the procedure. Employment opportunities are available in hospitals, surgical centers, labor and delivery, and physician's surgical suites.
Students must be at least 18 years old and a high school graduate with documentation of graduation.
Submission of the online Surgical Technology Program application. Create your Verified Credentials account, pay the Verified Credentials fee, and complete the required documents. Both are required to be considered for a program director's interview.
If you have any questions, please email Shauna Jackson, firstname.lastname@example.org, for assistance.
Completion of the MTECH Surgical Technology Program may allow you to receive 30 college credits at Utah Valley University, as well as to sit for the Tech in Surgery-Certified (TS-C) certification exam through the Nation Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).
|ST 1010: Introduction to Surgical Technology and Lab||44||44||0||88|
|ST 1020: Microbiology and Infection Control and Lab II||44||44||0||88|
|ST 1030: Surgical Pharmacology and Lab III||44||44||0||88|
|ST 1040: Principles and Practices of Surgical Technology and Lab IV||44||44||0||88|
|ST 1050: Surgical Procedures I and Lab V||56||54||0||110|
|ST 1060: Surgical Procedures II and Lab VI||56||54||0||110|
|ST 1080: Surgical Procedures III and Lab VII||56||54||0||110|
|ST 2010: Final Comprehensive||33||33||0||66|
|ST 2020: Certification Exam Review||0||33||0||33|
|ST 2040: Workplace Readiness||0||33||0||33|
|ST 2060: Surgical Technology Clinical Externship||0||0||0||500|