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Medical Device Reprocessing Technician

Learn how to prepare sterile equipment and supplies for hospitals, clinics and other medical settings.

Get the knowledge and technical skills required for a career in medical device reprocessing.

Learn the theoretical and practical components related to decontamination, cleaning, processing, assembly, sterilization, storage and distribution of medical devices and supplies within a quality assurance framework. 

In addition, you will gain computer skills while learning about the health environment and the medical terminology used.

  • Program Type
    Full-time and part-time options
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • Annual Intake
    Winter
  • Location
    Notre Dame Campus
  • How to Enrol
    Application required
  • Application Type
    Regular admission
  • Program Length
    4 months
  • Program Type
    Full-time and part-time options
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • Annual Intakes
    Year-round registration available
  • Locations
    Notre Dame Campus and Online
  • How to Enrol
    Quick registration
  • Program Length
    Variable

Experience a Polytechnic Education

Full-time Delivery: Something New Every Term

Prepare for a career as a medical device reprocessing technician in a healthcare facility.

Part-time Delivery: Flex Ed Benefits

Flexible education is at the core of RRC Polytech’s part-time programming. Take advantage of a wide variety of programs, courses, seminars and workshops that help you quickly get the skills you need, when and where you need them.

TERM 1

Learn theory through written assignments, group projects, oral presentations and engaging classes. Gain practical experience through a clinical component at a local facility.

ADVANCE, CHANGE OR START YOUR CAREER

Upskill and build on your existing experience or reskill and jump into a new career. Our part-time programming is full of accessible opportunities for every point in your learning journey.

LEARN ON YOUR SCHEDULE

Reaching your career goals has never been easier. Complete programs and courses to earn credentials on your schedule – whether that’s weekdays, evenings or even weekends.

TAKE CLASSES ONLINE OR IN PERSON

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Employment Potential

Prepare yourself for career success

Potential Grad CAREERS

  • Medical device reprocessing technician

What to Expect in This Program

Get Prepared for the Future of Work

Excel with small class sizes, practical learning and experienced instructors, all focused on your success. With an employer-driven education, you won’t just be ready for a career – you’ll be prepared to stay in front of what’s ahead.

Gain all the skills needed for a successful career.
Pursue careers with confidence thanks to guidance from seasoned instructors.
Pick your own time for study.
Build excellent teamwork skills.
Develop key skills such as communication and decision-making.
Work through real-world situations to be fully prepared for careers in the field.

Graduate Success

Graduates of the program acquire the knowledge and skills needed to work as medical device reprocessing technicians in a variety of settings, thanks to several RRC Polytech benefits.

UP-TO-DATE TECHNOLOGY

Using the latest procedures and technology helps ensure success upon graduation.

KNOWLEDGEABLE INSTRUCTORS

Instructors are not only well-educated but will have recent, relevant experience in the field.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Medical device reprocessing technicians are an indispensable support position in any healthcare setting and find success in a number of healthcare-related fields.

“The classes are small, so you get very personal and individualized attention from the instructors. The instructors also talk from experience, not just from a textbook.”

Ronda Henley, RRC Polytech Graduate

Who Should Enrol?

Turn your talents into academic success

As a student in the Medical Device Reprocessing Technician program, you are patient and detail-oriented. You also excel at time management and dependability.

Students that excel in this program often share these interests, skills and personality traits.

PERSONALITY TRAITS

  • Adaptable
  • Both introverts and extroverts
  • Independent
  • Observer
  • Results-oriented

SKILLS

  • Adaptability
  • Communication
  • Instruction following
  • Multitasking
  • Organization

INTERESTS

  • Healthcare
  • Research
  • Computer skills
  • Clerical
  • Communications

All the Information You Need

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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LOCATION, DATES AND FEES

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SCHOLARSHIPS

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OTHER INFORMATION

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DATES AND FEES

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LIST OF COURSES

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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

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OTHER INFORMATION

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Your future is within reach, and we’re here to help you achieve it. Experience industry-focused opportunities available at RRC Polytech and develop the knowledge and skills to grow, lead and excel in your future career.

Quickly gain the skills you need to stay ahead of evolving industries and reach potential employers. Register today and take advantage of a flexible, part-time education designed to boost your potential and help you achieve your career goals.

FINANCIAL AID

Support yourself while pursuing your RRC Polytech education. You may be eligible for loans, grants and bursaries to help tackle your financial needs.

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