Important A-STEP Program Update
In January 2018, the AASM added three new modules to the A-STEP program, increasing the number of self-study modules from 23 to 26. This change may affect your eligibility for the certification exams offered by the American Board of Sleep Medicine and the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
BECOME A SLEEP TECHNOLOGIST
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine developed the Accredited Sleep Technologist Education Program (A-STEP) to help create jobs and standardize training for those interested in the field of sleep medicine. A-STEP equips trainees with the education needed to excel as a sleep technologist.
BECOME AN A-STEP ACCREDITED COURSE PROVIDER
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine offers A-STEP accreditation to AASM Accredited Sleep Facilities and Academic Institutions affiliated with an AASM Accredited Sleep Facility. These entities can apply to become an accredited A-STEP Introductory Course Provider.
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