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DIPLOMA - Central Sterile Supply Department Technician

The Post graduate Diploma in CSSD course is a 1 year fulltime program after completion of 3 trimesters as prescribed in the syllabus leading to the diploma that equips the student with analytical, evidence based learning skills. The program is generic in nature and has a component of additional learning of one area leading to an elective in that area. Psychosomatic aspects of training are a component through all the elective areas.

GOALS OF THE COURSE:

  1. To train and develop basic science graduates in to skilled technologists in the area of sterile services.
  2. To impart research basis to validate techniques during professional practice towards quality care of health care delivery. 
  3. To develop appropriate professional relationships in multi-disciplinary set up to provide total care.
  4. To update the students with recent evidence in the professional practice and provide them opportunities to think, reason and practice towards excellent care.
  5. To achieve skills in surgical instruments handling and it’s reprocessing techniques. 
  6. To train the graduates to execute professional practice through professional ethical code.

TRIMESTER I

SR. NO.

SUBJECT NAME

THEORY / PRACTICALS

DURATION

1.

BASIC ANATOMY

THEORY

16 hours

2.

BASIC PHYSIOLOGY

THEORY

16 hours

3.

BASIC MICROBIOLOGY

THEORY

20 hours

4.

BASIC PATHOLOGY

THEORY

12 hours

5.

CSSD PLANNING AND INFECTION CONTROL

THEORY

20 hours

6.

DECONTAMINATION, DISINFECTION AND CLEANING

THEORY

48 hours

7.

SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS AND ITS MAINTENANCE

THEORY

48 hours

8.

BASIC CARDIO VASCULAR DISEASES, ITS DIOGONOSIS AND CURE

THEORY

4 hours

9.

ENGINEERING ASPECTS OF  CSSD

THEORY

4 hours

10.

STEAM STERILIZATION

THEORY

24 hours

11.

LOW TEMPARATURE STERILIZATION

THEORY

20 hours

12.

QUALITY ASSURANCE IN CSSD PROCESS

THEORY

24 hours

13.

INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

THEORY

8 hours

14.

SUPPLY OF STERILE MATERIALS

THEORY

24 hours

15.

SAFETY IN CSSD

THEORY

8 hours

16.

BASIC OF CSSD ADMINISTRATION

THEORY

8 hours

Total

304 hours

TRIMESTER II

SR. NO.

SUBJECT NAME

THEORY / PRACTICALS

DURATION

1.

HOSPITAL FUNCTIONS & ORIENTATION

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

12 hours

2.

RECEIVING OF USED INSTRUMENTS

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

40 hours

3.

DECONTAMINATION, DISINFECTION AND CLEANING

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

80 hours

4.

PACKAGING MATERIALS – TYPES

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

80 hours

5.

ASSEMBLY OF SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS AND LINEN

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

120 hours

6.

DRESSING MATERIAL AND PACKAGING

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

8 hours

Total

340 hours

TRIMESTER III

SR. NO.

SUBJECT NAME

THEORY / PRACTICALS

DURATION

1.

OPERATION OF CSSD EQUIPMENTS AND RECORD MAINTENANCE

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

80 hours

2.

QUALITY ASSURANCE IN CSSD PROCESS

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

24 hours

3.

STERILE STORAGE AREA MANAGEMENT

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

40 hours

4.

SUPPLY OF STERILE MATERIALS

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

40 hours

5.

INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

40 hours

6.

LAUNDRY FUNCTION

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

24 hours

7.

APPLICATION OF CSSD SUPPLIES

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

24 hours

8.

INTERDEPARTMENTAL COMMUNICATION AND INTERACTION

PRACTICALS / HANDS ON

40 hours

Total

312 hours

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