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SGT 102 Intro to Surgical Technology
Credit Hours: 5
Prerequisite: Admission to the surgical technology program and a minimum of a C grade in each of BIO 240 or BIO 246 and HPE 112 or concurrent enrollment in BIO 240 or BIO 246 and HPE 112. Must be concurrently enrolled in SGT 105

This course introduces the student to the role, necessary skills, and working environment of the surgical technologist. Beginning principles of microbiology are explored as they relate to the infectious process, and the practice of aseptic technique. Preoperative care of the surgical patient will also be studied. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available

www.elgin.edu/surgicaltech

A criminal background check, drug test,and appropriate PSB-HOA test scores are required for the Surgical Technology (SGT) program. For more information please refer to elgin.edu/surgi caltech