Course

25th Sterile Service Certificate Course

Aim

To update knowledge on Sterile Service, adjust to new technologies and contribute to safe patient care

Objectives

Upon completion of the course, participants are expected to be able to

1.       Describe the role of sterile service within health care

2.       Demonstrate an understanding of the sterile supply cycle

3.       Identify various types of sterilization performed and factors that affect sterilization

4.       Observe the importance of quality assurance in sterile service

Date

6 Jul 2019 (Saturday)  and  13 Jul 2019 (Saturday)

Time

9:30am to 4:30pm

Venue

Lecture Theatre, G/F, Centre of Health Protection (CHP), 147C Argyle Street, Kowloon

Course Content

 

Contents

Date

1 Historical Development of Sterile Service

6 Jul 2019

2

Infection Control, Occupational Health and Safety

6 Jul 2019

3

Decontamination

6 Jul 2019

4

Reprocessing of Endoscopes

6 Jul 2019

5

Preparation and Packaging

6 Jul 2019

6

Sterilization I – Steam Sterilization

13 Jul 2019

7

Sterilization II – Other Sterilization Methods

13 Jul 2019

8

Sterilization Process Monitoring

13 Jul 2019

9

Sterile Storage Management

13 Jul 2019

10

Product Tracking and Tracing

13 Jul 2019

11

Course Evaluation

13 Jul 2019

 

Class Capacity

120 participants

Entry Requirement

Nurse or staff of Sterile Service Unit, Operating Theatre, Infection Control Unit, Endoscopy Unit or equivalent

Language Medium

Cantonese with supplement in English

CNE Points

Total contact time is 12 hours and the CNE awarded is 12 CNE credit points

Award of Certificate

1.       Participants must attend 75% of the theoretical lecture

2.       Certificate of attainment will be issued to the participants who have completed the assignment with satisfactory result.

Course Fees

1.       HKSSMA Member HK $ 1,000         Non-member: HK$ 1,500

2.       Registration fees are neither transferable nor refundable

Registration Deadline

Application deadline: 25 May 2019

Application Procedure

1.    A soft copy of the completed application in excel file from should be sent to [email protected]by e-mail in the first place on or before 25 May 2019.

2.    Application results will be announced on 8 Jun 2019 on the HKSSMA website “http://www.hkssma.org” and successful applicants will be notified individually through email. The mode of payment will be announced at same time.

Course Coordinator

Ms. Ho Kam-yee

Tel: 9300 8710        e-mail: [email protected]