There are many programs that offer sterile processing classes online, including the Central Sterile Processing Initiative, Pfiedler Enterprises and Cornerstone International College. The online courses offer students the opportunity to take courses at their own pace, as well as the benefits of a flexible schedule.
The Central Sterile Processing Initiative offers a curriculum of 12 courses for $300.00, as of July 2015. The courses and tuition are subject to change at any time. Pfiedler Enterprises has 17 online courses in its program, and all courses are free, as of July 2015.
Cornerstone International College's program is the only online sterile processing program that offers instructors to provide assistance to students, according to its website. While the other programs are self-paced, Cornerstone prefers that students complete all courses within three months from the date of enrollment. A down payment of at least $250.00 is required to begin the program, as of July 2015.