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Examination Preparation - Preparation Strategies

 

The National Certifying Examination for Surgical Technologists and Surgical First Assistants covers the knowledge and skills common to competent entry-level Surgical Technologists and Surgical First Assistants in varied settings and geographical locations. NBSTSA committee members designed the examinations to assess the skills that comprise the core body of knowledge for all surgical technologists and surgical first assistants. The CST and CFA examinations examine practical knowledge, and one night of studying will not lead to passing grades.

 

The following steps can help you prepare: