Imagine what an outstanding surgical first assistant training program could do for your career as well as your life…

You asked, and we delivered! RASA has introduced a new, online Surgical First Assistant program. RASA SA 281 has more interactivity. It has easy online flow, and even an audible textbook! In addition, you will receive our new exciting Wound Closure Training System with simulated tissues.

Surgical First Assistant Program Online

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Surgical First Assistant Program Online

We have introduced new Simulated Surgery Skins! Finally, something realistic to help you learn.

Surgical Assisting Training ProgramOur state-of-the-art curriculum has been developed to meet the educational needs of today’s aspiring Surgical Assistants. The online, total distance learning program has utilized over 20 years of educational experience. RASA created an online, multi-media surgical first assistant program learning system. The SA 281 program represents a convenient, affordable and proven pathway for OR professionals to enter the expanded role of the surgical assistant. This outcome-based program offers Surgical Technologists, and other Allied Health Care Professionals, the skills and education needed to become an outstanding member of the OR team.

Surgical First Assistant Program Online.

American Board of Surgical Assisting

The RASA Surgical First Assistant program leads to National Certification through the American Board of Surgical Assistants (ABSA). RASA’s program online leads to the nationally recognized SA-C Certification through the ABSA ( The ABSA has been certifying Surgical Assistants and First Assistants for over 25 years. Becoming a SA-C provides you with credentials that portray you have acquired the skills and knowledge necessary to competently assist the surgeon in surgery.

Surgical First Assistant Program Online.

Simulated Surgical Skills LabWith our Wound Closure Training System™, you will master basic through advanced suture and tying surgical skills. Our Wound Closure Training System™ provides easy to follow online video instruction. The video instruction compliments your practice at home. The Wound Closure Training System comes with a multi-layer abdominal simulator, basic instruments and suture. Therefore, you will have all you need to master basic-to-advanced suturing and tying wound closure skills. You will be amazed how quickly you will master skills on the life-like tissues.

Surgical Assisting Program OnlineRASA’s Online Surgical First Assistant Program may be customized to fit the needs of the individual facility. In fact, if your facility is interested in training surgical assistants, we can set up a custom training program with administrator access. Train your team with a custom program!

Surgical Assisting Training ProgramCall 1 (888) 958-0149 to find out how becoming a Surgical Assistant can change your career…and, most importantly, your life! 

Just think what it would be like to truly:
– Earn the income you deserve!
– Become self-employed!
– Love your career!
– Control your schedule!
– Have the time you want to live the life you desire!

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