Becoming a Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT): Step by Step Guide
Are you confused by the various pathways to become a registered sleep technologist? If so, read the following for a clear, concise review of the 3 experience pathways.
Students interested in enrolling in sleep technology courses should check with their respective state medical boards to determine licensing requirements in polysomnography, if applicable. If you are a newcomer to the medical field, you are eligible for Pathway #4. The requirements to complete this pathway are:
All RPSGT pathways require Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) or equivalent for international students.
How to Become a Certified Polysomnographic Technologist (CPSGT)
There are 3 pathways of eligibility for the CPSGT certificate.
Pathway 1: Clinical Experience
Pathway 3: Focused Training