Introduction to Surgical Technology
Get started with the fundamental principles and skills necessary to assist surgeons during surgical procedures. This module will cover topics such as sterile techniques, surgical instrumentation, patient positioning, and surgical procedures. You will also gain knowledge about maintaining a safe and sterile surgical environment, understanding surgical equipment and supplies, and effectively communicating and collaborating with the surgical team.
Diagnostics, Infection Control & Sterilization
Learn essential knowledge and skills related to diagnosing common medical conditions, implementing infection control measures, and ensuring proper sterilization of surgical instruments and equipment. The training will cover topics such as diagnostic tests, laboratory procedures, infection prevention protocols, and sterilization techniques. You will also gain proficiency in handling and maintaining sterile instruments, understanding the principles of aseptic technique, and effectively preventing and controlling infections in surgical settings.
Treating the Surgical Patient
This module will cover topics such as patient assessment, preoperative preparation, intraoperative support, and postoperative care. You will also gain proficiency in assisting with anesthesia administration, monitoring patient vital signs, preparing the surgical environment, and ensuring patient safety throughout the surgical process.
You'll learn a wide range of surgical skills necessary for assisting surgeons during procedures. The bootcamp will cover topics such as sterile technique, surgical instrument identification and handling, wound closure techniques, and surgical site preparation. You will also gain proficiency in assisting with surgical procedures, maintaining a sterile field, anticipating the needs of the surgical team, and effectively managing surgical instruments and equipment.
Surgical Techniques & Considerations
The bootcamp will cover topics such as incision and tissue handling techniques, hemostasis methods, suture types and application, and wound healing principles. You will also gain knowledge about patient positioning, surgical site preparation, and special considerations for different types of surgeries, enabling you to effectively contribute to the surgical team and provide optimal patient care.
Learn a range of professional skills that are vital for success in the field. The bootcamp will cover topics such as effective communication, teamwork, professionalism, ethical considerations, and maintaining patient confidentiality. You will also gain skills in problem-solving, adaptability, time management, and maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail in surgical settings. These professional skills will enhance your ability to collaborate with the healthcare team, provide exceptional patient care, and excel in your role as a surgical technologist.