RPSGT Exam Eligibility Changes – Effective March 1, 2013

RPSGT Exam Eligibility Changes – Effective March 1, 2013 Background In an effort to make the BRPT examination requirements for clinical experience more flexible for those working adjustable schedules, effective March 1, 2013 the BRPT changed how candidates track the clinical experience requirement. Also, to meet clinical experience requirements in states where on-the-job training is […]

Four Basic A-STEP Modules Dropped from RPSGT Pathway #1 and Pathway #4 Eligibility Requirements; Four New Supplementary Modules Added

The Board of Registered Polysomnograhic Technologists has announced a modification in the A-STEP self-learning module requirement for RPSGT Pathway #1 and Pathway #4 candidates. Candidates testing after January 1, 2011 will not be required to complete the following four basic A-STEP modules: Evaluation of Sleep Pediatrics Patient Assessment Patient Interaction and Professional Behavior The following […]

BRPT 30th Anniversary Survey of RPSGTs

» Summary of Findings Available for Download McLean, VA – April 26, 2010 – Findings from the Board of Polysomnographic Technologists’ (BRPT) 30th Anniversary Survey of RPSGTs are available for download. Highlights include the following: Satisfaction with the RPSGT credential remains high. Despite the slow economy, half of respondents feel that RPSGTs are in great […]

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 […]

BRPT Announces March 2010 Testing Dates

BRPT Announces March 2010 Testing Dates; Confirms Move to On Demand Testing The March 2010 RPSGT exam testing window has been set for March 15-27. Deadline for submission of applications to test in the March window is February 16. RPSGT candidates are reminded that, beginning with the March 2010 exam, the RPSGT exam will be […]

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 […]

BRPT Announces New “Certified Polysomnographic TechnicianSM” (CPSGTSM) Certificate for Sleep Professionals

Launch of Introductory, Exam-based Certificate for Sleep Professionals Set for March 2010 The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT), the non-profit certification board that administers the exam to become a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT), announces the development of a certificate-level exam. The new exam will be designated the “CPSGT” exam and a certificate holder will […]

BRPT Eliminates A-STEP Requirement for 6-Month RPSGT Candidates

(McLean, VA – April 24, 2009) — The Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) has announced the elimination of the A-STEP Self-Study (online) Modules requirement for candidates applying for the RPSGT exam through Pathway #2. Candidates qualifying through Pathway #2 hold another current allied health credential and have six months experience in polysomnography. The change […]

Important Update Regarding CPR/BLS Certification Pediatric Sleep Certificate Examination now open BRPT Names Andrea Ramberg President-Elect of the Board of Directors