3M Sterilisation and Monitoring - Awards and Training

  • Through constant collaboration with the CSSD department, 3M has been serving CSSD professionals via educational programs which help translate the use of CSSD products into better patient outcomes. The range of educational services and training resources provided by 3M are dedicated to improving competency and confidence in the field of sterility assurance. And it doesn't end there: 3M ensures that these educational programs are validated by organisations like NABH, APSIC and IAHCSMM so that they are in line with exactly what CSSD professionals need.

  • APSIC Centre of Excellence (CoE) Award offers CSSD staff across the Asia-Pacific region to share their experiences, best practices, be audited by a panel of experts and participate in a APSIC and 3M Education Event.

  • Presenting the CAHO 3M CSSD Awards to recognise the excellence in CSSD Practices. Gold & Silver Awards for Large, Medium & Small Hospitals that deliver quality disinfection and sterilisation services by following the CAHO & 3M CSSD Best Practices Checklist.


  • The 3M Sterilisation Assurance Program is a comprehensive and practical training on device reprocessing procedures and methods with classroom trainings, hands on practical training and project work that can help a CSSD Technician get trained and certified.

  • The Basic CSSD Training Program is an online free self-learning course. It is designed for CSSD Technicians and anyone else who wants to learn, understand and remember the best techniques and the most recent standards for device reprocessing in hospitals.

  • Healthcare Sector Skill Council Partnership
    Healthcare Sector Skill Council Partnership

    3M’s association with HSSC is towards strengthening the cause of “Patient Safety” through means of standardization of healthcare practices. With an aim to create a robust ecosystem for quality skill development in healthcare, 3M and HSSC signed an MoU in New Delhi in November 2017. Our collaboration will be towards developing training modules for different CSSD Job Roles, contributing to the trainer & assessors programs and conducting sensitization workshops for industry and experts.