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Apprentices are full-time Intermountain Health employees during their program and receive pay and full benefits. This "earn while you learn" opportunity is open to employees and non-employees. We offer two Apprenticeship Programs: The Intermountain Health Surgical Technology Apprenticeship Program (Taught at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City) and the Intermountain Health/Salt Lake Community College Apprenticeship Program (Taught at West Jordan SLCC Campus).

To learn more about the Intermountain Health Surgical Technology Apprenticeship Program at LDS Hospital or if you're ready to apply, click here: https://forms.office.com/r/UWTZCxti0z

To learn more about our Apprenticeship program with SLCC, or if you're ready to apply, click here: https://forms.office.com/r/rxHq8RvEPy


Tuition-Covered Training Programs

These opportunities are available to current Intermountain Health employees only. Employees interested must apply to and be accepted into the school program and apply for tuition coverage through Workday.

Davis Technical College- Kaysville, Utah

  • To learn more about this program: https://www.davistech.edu/programs/surgical-technology
  • Contact: Heidi Anderton at Heidi.anderton@davistech.edu or 801-593-2362
  • Program length 16-20 months, self-paced, classroom instruction.  Great option for students that need to work and go to school.
  • 18 hours minimum per week
  • Foundation course: Day and afternoon class options
  • Core surgical courses: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am – 11:00 am or 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm.
  • Program starts four times per year, typically starting in January, March, June, and September.

Mountainland Technical College- Lehi & Provo, Utah

  • To learn more about this program: https://mtec.edu/programs/surgical-technology/
  • Contact: Sasha King 801-753-4142
  • Program length is one-year lecture-based, classroom instruction at Mountainland
  • Mondays through Thursdays from 7:30 am to 2:00 pm.
  • Program starts every Fall and Spring semester

Salt Lake Community College- West Jordan, Utah

  • To learn more about this program: http://www.slcc.edu/surgicaltech/admissions.aspx
  • Contact: Danielle Mills at Danielle.mills@slcc.edu or 801- 957-6407.
  • Upon completion, you will graduate with an Associate of Applied Science Degree.
  • Program length is 5 semesters. (2 semesters for prerequisite courses and 3 semesters for Surg Tech program). Prerequisite courses need to be completed prior to applying.
  • Day courses now and evening courses will be open in fall 2023. See website for hours.
  • Intermountain Health will be sponsoring qualifying students’ tuition and externship hours

Utah Tech University- St. George, Utah


For Full-time Students

Intermountain Health offers paid externships for surgical technology students to complete their 300 required hours. For more information on our paid externships and how to apply, email mycareer@imail.org.