Arcadian Shopping Center
22 Rockledge Avenue
Ossining, NY 10562

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About the Ossining Extension Center
Located in the Arcadian Shopping Center on Route 9, this center features fully equipped, state of the art science and health skills labs. In addition to courses in the life sciences, liberal arts and English as a Second Language, the center also offers professional development opportunities for those working in the health care field.

Does the thought of assisting surgeons and registered nurses in the operating room sound exciting to you? Would you like to be a member of the surgical team during general and specialty surgeries?  The Surgical Technician program at the Ossining Extension Center of Westchester Community College is a 9-month, non-credit, day program which curriculum includes the core sciences, surgical technician specialty content, lab skills and clinical externship hours. The program meets Mondays-Thursdays from 8:30am-2:30pm.  Clinical hours are from 6:45-2:30pm. This course includes 408 hours of didactic and lab content and approximately 384 clinical hours. In total our students complete 790+ program hours over the 9 months. Students are eligible to take the National Health career Association (NHA) certification exam for the Certified Operating Room Surgical Technician (CORST) credential.  Click on the link below for the program application and important admission forms/instructions.  Contact the Ossining Extension Center at 914-606-7400 if you have any further questions.

Feel free to call us at 914-606-7400 if you have any questions.

Surgical Technology Application

Directions To Ossining Center – Arcadian Shopping Center
From the Taconic State Pkwy, exit at Rte 117 West / Pleasantville. From the Taconic North, turn left onto 117 West; from the Taconic South, turn right onto 117 West. Take 117 West to Rte 9; bear right onto 9N. Continue on 9N into Ossining and look for the Arcadian Shopping Center on your left. Turn left at the light to enter the shopping center; go past McDonald’s to the stop sign and turn left onto the service road, then right into the Westchester Community College parking lot. If you’re coming south on Route 9, turn right to enter the shopping center.

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