The Medical Equipment Repair Certificate can get you into the medical device field quickly. You'll be ready to maintain and repair sophisticated medical equipment like patient monitors, defibrillators, electrocardiograms, ultrasounds and x-ray machines. This certificate focuses on electronics and device knowledge and puts you in a hands-on lab so you gain valuable experience with the devices you'll find in the field.

This academic program prepares you for the following careers. All job data is provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

Medical Equipment Repairers

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SPC'S Medical Equipment Repair Certificate

  • Was developed with the help of local employers to meet their workforce needs
  • Gives you hands-on experience with medical devices
  • Focuses on electronics
  • Creates opportunities for networking with industry professionals

Medical Equipment Repair Certificate with Financial Aid Eligibility

Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Spring 2019 (555)

The requirements shown below are valid beginning Spring 2019 (555), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.

Program Summary

The Medical Equipment Repair Certificate is designed to allow students access to entry level positions in the field of medical device repair. Students will be prepared to work for Medical manufacturers, medical service providers, and consultants. This certificate focuses on the electronics and device knowledge necessary to perform basic troubleshooting and repair. Students will practice their skills in the biomedical engineering technology laboratory that includes several different types of medical devices.

Academic Pathways

The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
  • the recommended order in which to take the program courses
  • suggested course when more than one option exists
  • which semester each course is typically offered
  • if the course has a prerequisite
  • courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)

Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.

Program Leadership Information

Dr. Natavia Middleton
Dr. Sidney Martin
Program Director

Florida CIP Code

615040107 - Medical Equipment Repair

Federal CIP Code

15.0401 - Biomedical Technology/Technician.

Continuing your education at SPC

The Medical Equipment Repair Certificate is part of and transfers to SPC's Biomedical Engineering Technology Associate of Science Degree. The A.S. degree prepares you for several industry certifications.

Certificate to associate