Other College Courses – must be approved by CSA
In-House Training Program – must be approved by CSA
The educational program should include courses related to the following: quality systems, infection prevention and control, basic microbiology, occupational health and safety, decontamination processes, high level disinfection, assembly, sterilization of medical devices, storage, transportation and distribution and flexible endoscopes.
Endoscope clinics must complete one of the above approved courses in addition to all the other prerequisites. There are vendor specific training courses that can be taken as a supplement for more in-depth knowledge.