416 289 5000
1-800-268-4419 (in Ontario)

P.O. Box 631 Station A
Toronto, ON, M1K 5E9

Medical Device Reprocessing

Program Code 7920
Program Name Medical Device Reprocessing
Description This certificate program prepares individuals to work in Medical Device Reprocessing Departments in hospitals and clinics. You will learn the theory and principles of microbiology, infection control, surgical instrument preparation, packaging, and various sterilization and disinfection methods. You are expected to be able to routinely lift heavy items, stand for long periods, understand written and oral instructions, and practice health and safety protocols. Applicants may not register online for the program. All potential students MUST download the Information/Application package, submit the application and receive an Offer to Register from the program supervisor before being eligible to register in the program.


1) Before starting your application, please review the student program handbook by copying and pasting the link below:

Program Booklet:

2) Please download and complete the program application form by copying and pasting the link below:

Application Form:

3) Completed program application form along with the supporting documents mentioned in the student program handbook are to be emailed to:

4) Courses need to be taken in the order of the program delivery to meet the course prerequisite as described in the student program handbook starting with MDRP-110

NOTE: Applicants must complete an application package and receive an offer letter in order to register into this program.

CONTACT: Janice Rasmussen -

The cost for the program is approximately $2500.00. The length of the program is approximately 9-10 months.

There are 3 intakes for this program:

September - Monday and Wednesday evenings (6:30-9:30 pm). Students can expect to complete the program in late July.

November - Saturdays (8:30 am-3:30 pm). Students can expect to complete the program in late August.

January - Tuesday and Thursday evenings (6:30-9:30 pm). Students can expect to complete the program in late October.

Courses are usually held at the Morningside campus with the exception of some classes that are conducted online and MDRP-115 which is a clinical placement held in a hospital or clinical setting for 4 weeks (full time).
Admission Requirements ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS:

1) Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)

2)English Grade 12 B or U (minimum 70%), or equivalent

3) English Language Proficiency

Please copy and paste the link below for a list of acceptable supporting documents for English Language Proficiency:

Applicants opting to write the admission test must call the Enrollment Services Office at 416-289-5300 to receive a student number in order to book the assessment test online. Please use the link given below to book the assessment test after you have received your Centennial College Student ID Number:
Info Please send completed application and supporting documentation to

NOTE: WE DO NOT keep applications from previous years. If you have applied before and now want the program, you MUST REAPPLY...

Applications will be received and accepted on a first come first serve basis if all the requirements have been met.

Applications are processed in order of receipt, so applications should be sent in early. This program is over subscribed.

For further information, other than admission questions, please contact Janice Rasmussen at
Notes NOTES:

1. Clinical placement requirements will be sent to you at the start of your course. The requirements include: N95 Mask Fitting; Standard First Aid; Level C CPR; Updated Vaccination including, influenza and COVID 19; Vulnerable Person Police Check.

2. All clinical placement requirements must be completed prior to enrolling in MDRP-114. Clinical placement will take place Monday to Friday for four consecutive weeks for a total of 160 hours.

Contact Telephone 416-289-5000 ext 3357
Contact Email

Mandatory Courses

Course Code Course Name
MDRP-110 Introduction to Medical Device Reprocessing
MDRP-111 Reprocessing 1 - Decontamination
MDRP-112 Reprocessing 2 - Sterilization
MDRP-113 Surgical Instrumentation
MDRP-114 Inventory Control
MDRP-115 Medical Device Reprocessing Practicum