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Polysomnography-Sleep Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program. 610212

Description

This program prepares students to work as trainees with sleep technologists in the performance of diagnostic sleep studies that are required for the evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders.
Sleep recordings are made during the patient’s usual sleep hours, techs may work during the evening and night usually in 10-12 hour shifts.
This program was developed in accordance with the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), and together with the required work experience (at least 9 months) and completion of the 25 AASM A-STEP self study modules, will prepare the student to sit for the Registered Polysomnographic Technologist Exam.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

12

Hours

120

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Delaware Technical Community College - Wilmington- Non Credit Programs

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

www.dtc.edu

Training Location(s)

300 N Orange Street Wilmington

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Type of Attainment:

certificate

Name of Credential

AASM Polysomnographic technician

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA

Refund Policy

For full refund consideration, your request must be received 72 hours to the course start time. If you withdraw from the course within the first week, you will be eligible to receive 75% refund. Refunds are not given for courses with 3 or fewer sessions, with the exception of the above 72 hour refund request policy. Please not that refunds for payments by check may take a minimum of six weeks to process. 

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - AASM

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$220.00 Two books.

Testing/Exam Fees

$50.00 A-Step Exam

In-State/District Tuition

$3,335.00

Other Fees

$70.00 CPR

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$120.00 Manikin head for placement of diagnostic cords.

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,795.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2012.00Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

333 Shipley Street, Wilmington, Delaware 19801

Phone Number

(302) 571-5300

Fax Number

(302) 830-5213

Last Updated

Jun 09, 2022

Created

Apr 28, 2014

Renewal

Jul 01, 2022