Certification: Certified Polysomnographic Technician (CPSGT)

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The CPSGT certificate program reflects a commitment to competency-based testing early in a sleep professional's career, and requires an early and on-going commitment to continuing education, both cornerstones in enhancing the level of professionalism in the sleep field.To become certified as a CPSGT, a technician must have necessary clinical experience, hold BLS/CPR certification or its equivalent, adhere to the BRPT Standards of Conduct and pass the CPSGT exam.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?


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.