Coming Soon! Surgical Tech Certificate

Join the exciting field of healthcare as a Surgical Technologist!

Surgical technologists, also known as operating room assistants, are an integral part of the operating room team preparing both the patient and the operating room for surgeries. LB iLearn’s Surgical Tech program is designed to provide an educational opportunity that will result in employment in a high wage, high demand field.

Courses within the Surgical Tech program include:

  • Basic medical terminology
  • Essentials of human anatomy and physiology & microbiology
  • Surgical and patient care procedures

Upon completion, students will be prepared to work in the operating room supervised by nurses and physicians in a variety of settings.

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    (541) 917-4887

LB iLearn’s Surg Tech program includes all required didactic work through 11 courses totaling 41 credits.

How Can LB iLearn Help Me Get Licensed?

Effective July 2015, employees working as surgical techs in the State of Oregon must be licensed. In order to become licensed they must attend an accredited program. LB iLearn’s Surgical Tech program provides the education needed to meet legislative requirements and prepares students to sit for the national certification exam required for licensing.

After completion students will be able to:

  • Assist in operations under the supervision of surgeons, registered nurses, or other surgical personnel
  • Help set up operating rooms & prepare and transport patients for surgery
  • Adjust lights and equipment & pass instruments and other supplies to surgeons and surgeon’s assistants
  • Hold retractors, cut sutures & help count sponges, needles, supplies, and instruments

Program curriculum is based on standards established by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs.