Certification: Registered Nerve Conduction Study Technologists (R.NCS.T.)

It is recommended that the technologist has successfully completed a two-year college program in END technology or an equivalent of two years of college level classes in math, basic biology, anatomy, physiology and English. It is recommended that one have at least six months of experience involving both practical training in Nerve Conduction Studies and theory directly related to Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS). This training should involve both hands-on and theory directly relating to performing NCS, under the direction of a physician or registered technologist (R.NCS.T.). It is recommended that the training physician be an active member of the AANEM or board certified by the ABPN and/or ABEM.

More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renewal Required?
Every 5 Year(s)
Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)?
Renew through Re-Examination?
Renew through Continuing Professional Development(CPD)?
Does applicant have choice of at least two options from above for renewal (CEU, CPD, or exam)?


The certification corresponds to a specialty within a recognized occupation. For example, Oncology Nurse and Pediatric Nurse are specialties within the nursing field, so Certified Oncology Nurse and Certified Pediatric Nurse would be classified as specialty certifications.

  • This certification is related to military occupational specialties.