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Certified Polysomnagrapher (Sleep) Technician

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program. 610212

Description

This program prepares you to work as a trainee with licensed 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 night usually in 10-12 hour shifts. This program was developed in accordance with the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) A-STEP program and with the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) STAR program. Together with the recommended work experience and completion of the 14 AASM A-STEP self-study modules, this course will prepare you to sit for the Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT) exam. Tuition includes textbooks and BLS certification. Prerequisite: Attendance at an information session. Please note: The course is an online format but includes three 10-hour sessions of overnight clinical experience. Minimum 10.0 grade-level equivalent in BOTH Reading and Math. GED or High School Diploma required.

Details

Hours

120

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Delaware Technical Community College - Terry /Non - Credit

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Delaware Tech Terry Campus

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Type of Attainment:

Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

N/A

Refund Policy

For full refund consideration, your request must be received 72 hours prior to the first course start time. Details can be found on our website.

https://www.dtcc.edu/sites/default/files/delaware-tech-non-credit-policy-guide.pdf

 

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

Yes - AASM and BRPT

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 1 book

Testing/Exam Fees

$50.00 AASM-ASTEP

In-State/District Tuition

$3,085.00

Other Fees

$70.00 cpr

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

$120.00 Mannequin head

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,545.00

Demand Occupation(s)

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

Provider Status

Approved

Address

100 Campus Drive, Dover, Delaware 19904

Phone Number

(302) 857-1500

Fax Number

(302) 857-1539

Last Updated

Jun 17, 2021

Created

Jul 29, 2016