External Resource Websites

Association of Surgical Technologists (AST) 

  • Join the Discussion Forum at AST. It's free! Correspond with certified surgical technologists, surgical technology students, and prospective surgical technology students from all over the country to determine if this is the right career choice for you!          
  • View AST created videos on a career in Surgical Technology:

Part 1    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uNDR2ZT9YxI 

Part 2    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wIeWwgduBM

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC-STSA)                    

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) 

National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)