Module 6: Performing PSG

Module 6: Performing PSG


Download Module 6 – Performing PSG


This module instructs technicians on how to conduct a PSG. This includes physiological calibrations, hardware and software calibration, montages, and proper data acquisition.

Upon completion of this module students should be able to:

* Perform Bio-Calibrations with a patient
* Identify different montages
* Understand and demonstrate amplifier calibrations
* Begin and end data collection and demonstrate knowledge and proper documentation

Please compete the quiz following the module to receive your CE.

This course awards 1.00 hour of Continuing Education Credit.

Students must be registered in order to receive a certificate of completion.

The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s online module curriculum has been designated by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT) as an alternative educational program for purposes of establishing eligibility to sit for the RPSGT exam. The curriculum is not recognized by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) for purposes of AASM facility accreditation.

Those students who have passed the BRPT exam or who are eligible to take the exam under Pathway #2, or those who are enrolled in or graduated from a CAAHEP Program do not need to be enrolled in a module program.