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Spotlight on A BRPT Committee: The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee

The DEI Committee is the BRPT’s newest committee that’s working to foster a welcoming, inclusive community that values and respects diverse backgrounds, opinions, and experiences. Creating the DEI Committee was important to the BRPT as we represent the sleep technologist community we serve and the patient population we treat. The Committee is chaired by BRPT […]

The BRPT Announces Changes To The Clinical Experience Component of RPSGT Exam Eligibility For Pathways 1, 2, 4 and 5

These Changes Take Effect July 1, 2024   In all instances, the minimum hours of clinical experience required will continue to include on-site polysomnography duties performed as direct patient recording and/or scoring. The new 960 hours of clinical experience requirement is based on calculations that reflect six months of full-time employment, 40 hours per week, […]

The BRPT’s President-Elect, Amber Allen, has Been Busy Sharing her Wisdom and Expertise on the Field of Sleep Technology

The BRPT’s President-Elect, Amber Allen, BA, CCSH, RPSGT, has been busy talking with students and other individuals interested in exploring various roles in the healthcare industry. In April, she spoke to 300 students enrolled in the HLTH 1100 – Career Explorations for the Health Professions course at the University of Texas at Dallas. This course […]

You Worked Hard To Earn Your Credential And Now You Want The Certificate To Celebrate Your Achievement

The BRPT is thrilled with the long-standing partnership it has established with The Award Group to design, develop and produce the physical certifications that hang on your office or clinic walls, and those that fit perfectly inside your wallet. We took a few moments to speak with Jamie George, a representative of The Award Group, […]

Test-Taking Tips When English Is Not Your First Language

The first and one of the most important steps to successfully preparing for one of the BRPT exams is to make a thorough exam preparation plan. This should include carefully reading the candidate handbook so you know what to expect, the study guide and the exam blueprint which details what you’ll be tested on, and […]

BRPT Announces 2022 CCSH Educational Grant Winners

BRPT Announces 2022 CCSH Educational Grant Winners Arlington, VA – July 7, 2022 – Today, the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) announced the winners of its 2022 CCSH Educational Grant for RPSGTs who are interested in pursuing the CCSH credential through Pathway 3. Ten RPSGTs were selected out of more than 40 applications. “We […]

A Snapshot of World Sleep 2022

In March, members of the BRPT Executive Committee had the privilege of attending World Sleep 2022 in Rome, Italy. More than 2,300 people gathered for the 16th World Sleep congress to attend, present, and connect with the best in sleep medicine and research. Sleep professionals from more than 60 countries traveled to Rome, marking an […]

Pursuing The CPSGT Certification Is The Perfect Start For Those New To Sleep The sleep profession is a vibrant and growing field with many new and exciting opportunities for sleep health professionals. If you’re new to sleep, earning the CPSGT certification is an excellent first step on this career path. Since the first RPSGT credentialing […]

BRPT Congratulates Bernie Chalmers on Receiving the President’s Shining Star Award

At its recent Board meeting, BRPT President Steve Marquis, MBA, RPSGT, CCSH awarded Bernie Chalmers, MA the 2021 BRPT President’s Shining Star Award for his dedication and outstanding service to the organization. Bernie serves as the Public Member on the BRPT Board of Directors. Said Marquis, “I’m thrilled to recognize Bernie with the Shining Star Award. […]

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2024 CCSH Pathway 3 Education Grant: CALL FOR APPLICATIONS BRPT Announces Winner of the Jomo Martin Nkunika Memorial Scholarship The BRPT Announces Changes To The Clinical Experience Component of RPSGT Exam Eligibility For Pathways 1, 2, 4 and 5
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