CRCST Quizzes & Trivia

The CRCST is a professional certification which highlights your potential as an experienced, reliable, qualified, and skilled individual, ready to offer services as a fully certified central service technician. Do you know that the certification exam will test your knowledge about different areas, ranging from sterilization processes to customer relations, record maintenance, etc?

Are you prepared enough to qualify for this professional certification? Have you studied enough for it? The only way to lay all your worries to rest is to take these quizzes and find out if you are finally ready. Or not! These quizzes will help you familiarize yourself with the questions you will have to answer during your certification exam. Find out if you are ready with these quizzes now!

Service technicians are charged with ensuring that all the materials used in the hospital are properly sterilized. Are you studying to be a service technician and thing you are well prepared for the exam? The practice test below...

Questions: 497  |  Attempts: 6757   |  Last updated: Oct 7, 2019
  • Sample Question
    _________ is the first step in the sterilization process.

Certified Registered Central Service Technician certification is designed to recognize individuals who have demonstrated the experience, knowledge, and skills necessary to provide competent services as a Central Service...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 3757   |  Last updated: Mar 11, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Staphylococcus is classified as a gram-positive bacteria. 

For one to prove they can adequately handle the duties of a central service technician, they first have to pass the certification CRCST 2020 exam. Are you well on your journey and need an all progress test to help refresh your...

Questions: 196  |  Attempts: 3368   |  Last updated: Mar 26, 2020
  • Sample Question
    All soiled instruments and materials are received from the user units into Central Service ____________________ area.

When a patient is left to the care of the hospital there is much that is expected from you as a medical practitioner. How much do you know about management of patient care equipment? Take up the CRCST quiz on chapter 18 below and...

Questions: 15  |  Attempts: 1853   |  Last updated: Jan 11, 2019
  • Sample Question
    Technicians in the _____ department perform safety inspections and functional tests on equipment. 

Tracking systems are all around us; be it in phones or cars everybody wishes to be in track with where their property is. This topic was extensively covered in the CRCST chapter 9. To better know how attentive you were in...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1599   |  Last updated: Jan 16, 2019
  • Sample Question
    At this time, tracking systems are unable to track worker productivity information. 

CRCST Questions & Answers


What is the first step of the sterilization process?
Materials must first be received before treatment necessary is determined. Secondly, they need to be sorted into critical and non-critical material. Dealing with the critical material that runs the risk of contaminating instruments or other items in
Can you fill in the blank?______ is the first step in the sterilization process.
Wouldn't I have to "receive" the instruments before I can clean them, or sort them?
Is the following True or False?When liquid chemicals are labeled as both a high-level disinfectant and a sterilant, the time required to achieve sterilization is no longer than the time...
This answer is incorrect. The time required to reach sterilization using a high-level disinfectant is absolutely longer than the time required to reach disinfection.Direct from IAHCSMM's Central Service Technical Manual:"Glutaraldehyde is a high
Is the following True or False?When transporting a cart of sterilized items from the ethylene oxide sterilizer to the aerator, you should push it, instead of pulling it, to avoid inhaling...
EPA REGULATIONS requires that after Feb.28,2010 all health care facilities must use a single chamber process for E.O. medical devices.thus it is now against the law to transfer items from sterilizer to a separate aerator..thus sterilizer should not b
More