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AAET

American Association of Electrodiagnostic Technologists



As of 2016, the AAET examination will be a written examination only. There will no longer be a separate practical examination.

Examination(s)
AAET National Registry Examination for Nerve Conduction Studies 
AAET Website
http://www.aaet.info
Contact Information:
Executive Office
American Association of Electrodiagnostic Technologists
PO Box 2770
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406
877.333.2238 (877.333.AAET)
AAET National Registry Examination for Nerve Conduction Studies
Application Deadline
Examination Date  
3/1/2016 4/16/2016 - 4/30/2016
7/1/2016 8/13/2016 - 8/27/2016
11/10/2016 12/3/2016 - 12/17/2016
Eligibility
WRITTEN EXAMINATION
  1. Complete and file an Application for the AAET National Registry Examination for Nerve Conduction Studies.

  2. Have supervising physician sign Application attesting that the technologist is not performing invasive (needle) examinations and that the physician is responsible for interpreting the data.
    OR
    Have an AAET R.NCS.T. in good standing sponsor and sign Application attesting that the person possesses a superseding active board certification which allows EMG and interpretation as stated by your state and regional guidelines.

  3. Provide a copy of certification card for Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider under the American Heart Association.

  4. Pay $625 in the form of a check or credit card.
It is recommended that the technologist have successfully completed a two-year college program in neurodiagnostic 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 and theory directly related to Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and/or have performed a minimum of 300 patient studies. 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.
Fee(s)
Examination Fee $625.00
Regional Testing Center(s)
It will be offered at PSI testing centers. Click here to search for the site nearest you.

NOTE: You will not be able to select a testing center on the PSI site prior to receiving confirmation that you are registered for a certification exam.
Handbook and Application Request

AAET National Registry Examination for Nerve Conduction Studies

NEW: ONLINE APPLICATION AND PAYMENT

Now you can submit your online application for AAET National Registry Examination for Nerve Conduction Studies and pay with a Credit Card.

Please make sure you have read the Handbook for Candidates and have all the required information ready before starting the online application. 

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