Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists

Don’t forget to:

Sign up now for the RPSGT Board Review Course offered on March 29 at Southern Sleep 2012. The course, entitled The Pathway To Your Credential, will provide an in-depth review of the following topic areas: Calibration and Recording Techniques; Troubleshooting Artifact; Scoring of Sleep Stages, Arousals, Movements and Respiratory Events; and, event calculations. Tips on test-taking preparation will be provided. For more information, go to http://www.southernsleepsociety.org/index2.asp.

At 2,324, the number of RPSGT candidates in 2011 far exceeded BRPT projections for the year. And, 2012 is also shaping up to be a busy year. Candidate volume in January 2012 increased by 69% compared to January 2011.

Learn more about The Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine’s new self-study program, The Online Foundation of Sleep Technology, accepted by BRPT for pathway 1 and 4 eligibility. For more information, go to www.sleepschool.com/onlinefoundation.

Sign up now for the Clinical Sleep Educator Certificate program at the FOCUS 2012 Conference in Nashville, Tennessee on May 9. For more information, including eligibility requirements and CSE Program topic areas, go to http://www.foocus.com/sleepeducatorcourse.php.

Save The Date! The BRPT 2012 Symposium will take place September 21-23 in Reno, NV. Registration opens April 30.
2012 BRPT Symposium in Reno, NV Sept. 21-23

Look for BRPT representatives at the upcoming Southern Sleep Society Annual Conference in Miramar Beach, Florida – March 28-April 1.

Watch for the BRPT’s Annual Report – 2011 Year In Review – coming out in March.