Start your Career in Sleep Technology in as Little as 2 Months!
This course will prepare individuals for entry level jobs as a Sleep Technician. Completion of this course and self study modules will allow individuals to sit for the certified sleep technician exam (CPSGT) offered by the BRPT. It is an approved Focused 2 Provider by the BRPT.
The Jacksonville School of Sleep Technology is designed for individuals interested in starting a career as a Sleep Technologist. This 2 month program was designed to be completed in a short period of time to minimize student debt before entering the field. In fact, we are about half the cost of other schools offering similar certifications!
Also called a Polysomnographic Technician, these professionals are trained to perform sleep studies and other tests used by a physician to diagnoses and treat sleep disorders. They can work in hospitals, private sleep centers, research facilities or clinics.
The need for sleep technicians is expected to continue to grow in the coming years due to an increased awareness of sleep disorders.
It is estimated that over 30 million people have sleep apnea alone in the United States and only about 5 million currently are being treated. It is also estimated that over 50-70 million people have a sleep disorder.
A career path for Sleep Technicians can include taking and passing the CPSGT exam, then working as a CPSGT for 6 months to a year gaining experience to sit for the RPSGT exam. The CPSGT credential is valid for up to 3 years. Individuals must take and pass the RPSGT exam to continue working in the field. The RPSGT credential is considered the gold standard for sleep technologist credentialing.
Median Annual Salary for a Sleep Technologist (RPSGT) is reported at around $50,046 for registered technologists. Certified Technician salary is not reported (CPSGT). *Payscale.com
Needed for Hands on Clinical Hours in a Sleep Center. Jacksonville School of Sleep Technology will provide more information upon acceptance to the program.
$500 Deposit Required to Reserve Acceptance.
The remaining portion of your tuition will be due in a maximum of 2 payments. 50% of remaining tuition is due 3 days prior to program start date. The final 50% payment is due 4 weeks after the program start date.
Sleep Disorders and Classification
Patient Interaction and Professionalism
Patient Equipment and Preparation
Data Analysis and Reporting
COMPLETION OF THIS PROGRAM DOES NOT GUARANTEE JOB PLACEMENT OR PASSING OF THE CPSGT EXAMINATION. THIS PROGRAM ONLY PROVIDES A PORTION OF THE PATHWAY TO ELIGIBILITY FOR CERTIFICATION. IT IS UP TO EACH STUDENT TO PROCURE THEIR OWN EMPLOYMENT AND ELIGIBILITY FOR CERTIFICATION. JACKSONVILLE SCHOOL OF SLEEP TECHNOLOGY WILL ASSIST WITH INFORMATION IF NEEDED.
Only submit payment after acceptance to the program.