Surgical Technology Diploma

This program is offered in Tempe, AZ.

Welcome to the Brookline College Surgical Technology Diploma Program. Congratulations on the decision to explore this exciting field as your new career path with our Surgical Technology program! At Brookline, we believe that this line of work requires fundamental knowledge and skills to be a member of the surgical team. Surgical Technologists play an important role in surgical operations. Prior to an operation, they help prepare the operating room, set up surgical instruments, sterile drapes, and assemble and check surgical equipment.

Brookline College’s Surgical Technology program is designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills required to practice in the operating room environment. The surgical technologist is an integral part of the operating room team. As a surgical technician, you can work under the supervision of a surgeon and an operating room nurse to ensure that the operating room environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly and that during the operative procedure all team members are maximizing patient safety. Students study topics that include hospital organization, safety and legal issues, anatomy and physiology, aseptic technique, surgical procedures. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will have acquired the skills required for entry-level positions in a variety of settings.

The Brookline College – Tempe Campus has programmatic accreditation for its Surgical Technology program by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).

7777 Leesburg Pike, Suite 314North
Falls Church, Virginia 22043
Telephone 703-917-9503
Facsimile 709-917-4109
Website: www.abhes.org

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What will you learn at Brookline?

The Surgical Technology program is designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills required to practice in the operating room environment. For detailed program information, click here. The surgical technologist is an integral part of the operating room team. A surgical technologist works under the supervision of a surgeon and an operating room nurse to ensure that the operating room environment is safe, equipment is functioning properly and that during the operative procedure all team members are maximizing patient safety. Through our surgical technology training in Arizona, students study topics that include hospital organization, safety and legal issues, anatomy and physiology, aseptic technique, and surgical procedures. Click here to view our catalog.

In our surgical technology laboratories, you will experience the operating room setting. Additionally, our program includes an externship where you will have the opportunity to act as a surgical technologist first hand, working closely with patients, doctors and other health care personnel.

Upon graduation, you will have the foundation to contribute to your employer in the areas of:

  • Basic Healthcare Concepts
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Introduction to Surgical Technology
  • Surgical Techniques

Starting your Career!

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will have acquired the skills required for entry-level positions in a variety of settings including hospitals and surgical centers, among others. Graduates will have the opportunity to use their skills and knowledge in such areas as surgical techniques, basic health care practice, anatomy and physiology.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics there is an anticipated growth of 19% in this field from 2010 to 2020.  An employment change of 17,700 jobs!*

Additionally, our dedicated career services department as well as our network in the local community will ensure that you receive every available opportunity to interview for and attain the right job to move your career field.

If you are interested in surgical technologist schools in Arizona, fill out the form on this page and we will send you more information on our surgical technology program in Tempe, AZ.

*http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/surgical-technologists.htm

Brookline College Tempe Campus
1140-1150 S. Priest Drive
Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 545-8755
Fax: (480) 926-1371
Toll Free: 1-888-886-2428

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