Surgical Technologist

You can earn your diploma in Surgical Technology

Our Surgical Technologist training program is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in basic sciences and give you the skills you need to feel comfortable and confident in the operating room. Accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, this diploma program combines lectures, labs and clinical hours so you get a healthy mix of in-class and hands-on experience. Upon completion of this Surgical Technologist training program, you will be eligible to sit for the National Certifying Exam for Surgical Technologists.

At Platt College, you can receive quality career training that can help you step into a new role. As a surgical technologist, your responsibilities may include helping prepare operating rooms for surgery, sterilizing equipment and preparing supplies, preparing patients for surgery, and assisting doctors and nurses during surgery.

Surgical Technologist Career Outlook
Employment of surgical technologists is projected to grow 30 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations. Because of the advances in medical technology, surgery has been made safer and more operations are completed annually.

Start your new career in the right direction. This Surgical Technologist training program consists of  1244 clock hours, 60 quarter credit hours and can be completed in as little as 11 months or 46 weeks.

If you’re looking for a surgical technology program in Oklahoma City that offers you the chance to earn your surgical technologist diploma, contact us today.

* Offered at the Central OKC campus only

Surgical Technologist Career Outlook