Boston Career Institute (BCI Inc.)
Hospital Central Service Technician

Help Save Lives Today!

Did you ever want to be a hero who saves lives every day and gets paid for it? Sterile Processing Technicians do just that!

Surgeons perform lifesaving and life changing procedures every hour of every day and yet, they are powerless to do so without the men and women who work day and night to provide the surgeons with the tools they need to operate safely and effectively. Sterile processing technicians also play a vital role in stemming the spread of deadly infections in the hospital that destroy lives and cost millions of dollars.

Sterile processing technicians work with the most advanced surgical instruments, guided optical systems, robotic surgical systems and endoscopes, all part of a day’s work for the sterile processing technician.

Your success is assured – Learn to Earn!

We will teach you and support you in every step of the way and guide you on a path to the international certification. Clinical internships are available with many hospitals in the greater Boston area.

Hospital Central Service Technician

The Hospital Central Service Technician (HCST) is a highly trained and skilled professional in the field of infection control entrusted with maintaining, storing and delivering sterile instruments to surgeons and other specialists within a hospital setting.

In Demand:

Due to the surging demand for in and outpatient surgical procedures in hospitals and free-standing surgical centers, the outlook for job growth in this sector is extremely positive. Laws enacted by States as well as rules adapted by individual hospitals requiring national and / or state certification continue to drive the demand for skilled and certified personnel.

Hospital Central Service Program Overview:

An intensive, hands-on course of study developing essential skills necessary to enter the field of
Central Supply and Infection Control within a hospital or industrial settings. Course participants
will participate in a wide variety of classroom activities centered on decontamination and
sterilization of surgical instruments and prosthetic devices.

We offer basic and advanced HCST programs.

hospital sterile processing

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assembly of surgical kits
  • Sterilization of surgical instruments
  • Storage of Sterile Surgical Instruments
  • Inventory Management
  • Hospital Infection Control
  • Surgical Equipment Repair
  • Surgical Equipment Sales
  • Endoscope Reprocessing
  • Staff Education
  • Department Management