Commonly Asked Questions
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST ME?
For a LIMITED TIME, Online classes cost is $950 (cost in regular class – $1,300)
Payment plan is available.
WHERE CAN I WORK AFTER I`M CERTIFIED?
Sterile processing technicians work in any medical facility that uses instruments for operations and procedures – hospitals, surgery & ambulatory centers, dentist and gastroenterology offices, as well as in outpatient clinics.
WHAT ARE THE STARTING SALARIES?
Starting salaries vary from state to state (in New York the average salary is $22 – $26 per hour)
CAN I START WORKING WITHOUT CERTIFICATION?
Five states – New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and Tennessee have mandatory certification. All other states can hire without certificate but require a person to pass test in the first 6-12 months on If you have a certificate and looking for a job in those states,
you will be #1 candidate for a job.
ARE THERE ANY BENEFITS ON THIS JOB?
Most facilities offer the following benefits:
o Medical coverage
o Paid Vacations and Holidays
o Sick Leave Pay
o Maternity Leave
CAN I BUILD A CAREER IN STERILIZATION?
There are many career steps on this job.
Below are average salaries of some of the positions in New York state.
Sterile Technician 1 ($18-$22/hour)
Sterile Technician 1 ($20-$26/hour)
Team Leader ($28 – $5/hour)
Shift Leader ($38 – $43/hour)
Manager (up to $100K+/year)
Deputy Director of Department (up to $140K/year)
Director of Department (up to $220K/year)
To move faster in career, you can also take another test (Surgical Instrument Specialist,
IS INTERNET TRAINING AS EFFECTIVE AS TRAINING IN CLASS?
Our internet based course does not have any previously recorded video sessions.
Students communicate with teachers in real time.
From April 2020 to the present time all classes were conducted online and around 80%
of the students successfully passed certification test.
HOW LONG IS THE CLASS?
120-hour via Online Virtual class.
We have two schedules – 6 weeks and 9 weeks
6 weeks classes conducted 3 times per week (9 am – 3 pm) on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
9 weeks classes conducted 2 times per week (9 am – 3 pm) on Saturdays and Sundays
WHEN WILL BE THE NEXT CLASS?
January 18, 2021-Mondays Wednesdays, Fridays, from 11am -5pm ET, 6 weeks
January 23, 2021-Saturdays & Sundays, from 9am -3pm, 8 weeks.