Train The Trainer: The Reprocessing Competency Defined

This course is for the nurse or technician in the GI setting who is responsible for ensuring that the cleaning and disinfection of endoscopes is done safely and effectively.The session will offer hands-on opportunity to practice the reprocessing steps.

The purpose of this course is to offer tools to:

  • Encourage the use of SGNA endoscope cleaning standards and practices in their facilities.
  • Utilize SGNA Standards and Guidelines to teach attendees how to clean and disinfect endoscopes.
  • Review reprocessing procedure through hands-on practice.

SGNA will be offering the Train the Trainer course the following date(s) in 2015:

May 16, 2015

Baltimore, MD

October 24, 2015

Plymouth, MN, near Minneapolis, MN
Registration for this offering is available.

Please click here for more information about the October course.

*If you use Olympus equipment, the morning session is SOLD OUT; please register for the afternoon session.

Registration Fee:
Member - $100
Non-member - $150

Participants in the course will earn 4.75 contact hours. Please contact Cassie Ehrhart at SGNA headquarters for more information.

SGNA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.