Certification 3

CCSVP Certification Scope

The Certified Central Service Vendor Partner (CCSVP) certification program is designed to recognize vendors who have demonstrated knowledge of Central Service concepts and processes including the decontamination, inspection, assembly, packaging, and sterilization of reusable surgical instruments.

To earn CCSVP certification, candidates are required to successfully demonstrate knowledge through the completion of an online course, specific Central Service Department observations, and successful completion of an examination developed to measure the understanding of general central services and infection prevention topics. CCSVP are required to recertify annually through completion of continuing education requirements.

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Healthcare Central Service Materiel 
Management (IAHCSMM)

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