Tag: CPSGT

CPSGTs And The Importance Of Continuing Education

The sleep profession continues to be a vibrant and growing field with many new and exciting opportunities for sleep health professionals. For those new to sleep, earning the Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT) certification is an excellent first step on this career path. The CPSGT certification is time-limited and certificate holders must earn the RPSGT credential […]

The BRPT Announces Changes To Its Fee Structure

Arlington, VA – April 4, 2023 – The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) today announced an increase in its fee structure, the first increase in 13 years. “While a price increase is never welcome news, rising administrative and testing costs are a reality,” said BRPT President Andrea Ramberg, MS, CCSH, RPSGT.  “Our mission remains […]

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 […]

Tips for a Smooth Test Taking Experience

By Rachel Mouton, RPSGT, CCSH, LPN, Chair of the Exam Development Committee and Becky Appenzeller, RPSGT, R. EEG T., CNIM, CCSH, Director of the Exam Development Committee You’ve worked hard to prepare to sit for the BRPT credentialing exam(s). You’ve read the Candidate Handbook, taken advantage of the Study Guide, and when possible, you’ve taken […]

Important Changes to STAR Programs Effective 2020

Important Changes to STAR Programs Effective 2020: In an effort to assess the efficacy of STAR-designated education programs, the BRPT will implement a two-tiered checks and balances system beginning in 2020. First, all existing STAR programs will be required to submit an annual report that outlines the following: 1. Number of completers. 2. Number of completers […]

Effective May 1 – New RPSGT and CPSGT Exam Blueprints

New forms of the RPSGT and CPSGT exams will take effect May 1.  All exam candidates sitting for either exam on or after May 1, are strongly encouraged to review the new exam blueprints, available (CPSGT, RPSGT). While the biggest change to both blueprints was a reorganization of the information, there were some content changes. […]

Important Update For CPSGT & RPSGT Exam Candidates Taking A-STEP SELF STUDY MODULES

On January 1, 2018 the American Academy of Sleep Medicine made several updates and changes to the A-STEP Modules.  Effective June 1, all CPSGT & RPSGT exam candidates using the Eligibility Pathway 1 or 4 (RPSGT) or Pathway 1 or 3 (CPSGT) must complete the new series of 26 modules in their entirety in order to meet […]

June RPSGT and CPSGT Exam Applications Available April 16

McLean, Virginia – April 2, 2010 –The Board of Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) announced the Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) and Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT) exam applications will be available on April 16 at www.brpt.org. Applications for the RPSGT and CPSGT exams may be submitted at any point after that date. Approved candidates may schedule to test […]

A Letter From Becky Appenzeller

September 15, 2009 Dear Colleague: Earlier this month the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) announced the development of the Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT) certificate exam, scheduled to be offered for the first time in March 2010. In the weeks since our initial announcement of the CPSGT Exam we have – as expected – heard […]

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