Certification Resources

The following resources can help practitioners navigate the Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CCT) certification process:
 
Important Dates for the Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CBCCT)

Registration for the 2017 CBCCT exams opens on Friday, March 31, 2017

Examination Testing Window (Certification & Recertification)
Monday, September 18, 2017 through Friday, October 6, 2017

Application Deadlines & Fees (must be submitted by)

Regular May 31, 2017* $950 (C)     $725 (R)  
Late July 25, 2017* $1,150 (C)  $925 (R)  

*There will be no paper applications accepted in 2017.  All applications will be online and must be completed and submitted by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on the date listed above to receive that fee.  Online applications will close at 11:59 pm Eastern Time on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

$50 Multi-Modality Discount
Individuals who are current Diplomates of the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC) or who have passed the CBNC exam and hold Testamur status are eligible for a $50 discount.

Withdrawal/Cancellation Deadline
To receive a partial refund, SIGNED notifications to be withdrawn from the exam must be received in the CBCCT office no later than September 8, 2017.


Important Dates for Nuclear Cardiology Certification (CBNC)

Registration for the 2017 CBNC Examination opens on Monday, May 15, 2017.

Examinations Testing Window (Certification & Recertification)
Monday, November 27, 2017 - Friday, December 15, 2017.

Application Deadlines & Fees:

Certification

Regular Friday, August 4, 2017* $995
Late Friday, October 6, 2017* $1,195
Final (13th Hour) Monday, October 16, 2017* $2,100

Recertification

Regular Friday, September 1, 2017* $725
Late Friday, October 6, 2017* $925
Final (13th Hour) Monday, October 16, 2017* $1,500

*Applications must be submitted by 11:59 pm Eastern Time on the date listed above to receive that fee. The application window will close at 11:59 pm Eastern Time on October 16, 2017. No exceptions.

Applicants applying for the Certification exam must have completed all of the training for Level 2 and be able to document it at the time of application.  This is inclusive of the 80 HR course as it is a component of Level 2.  Fee is contingent on date of completion of training and submission of application.  Please see below as well for information regarding incorrect or missing documentation fee.

Individuals who missed the Regular and Late deadlines can still get their applications in for the 13th hour deadline (Final). Applications must be submitted no later than October 16, 2017.

$50 Multi-Modality Discount
Individuals who are current Diplomates of the Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CBCCT) or who have passed the CBCCT exam and hold Testamur status are eligible for a $50 discount.         

Withdrawal/Cancellation Deadline
To cancel participation in the 2017 exam you must FIRST cancel your scheduled appointment with Pearson VUE and then notify CBNC of your intent to cancel in writing (with signature) by Friday, November 17, 2017.  If your request is received by that date, you are entitled to a $795 (certification) and $525 (recertification) refund.  For individuals who received the $50 multi-modality discount, the refunds will be $745 and $475 respectively.  All other fees are not refundable.


 Nuclear Cardiology Certification for Technologists (NMTCB)
The Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) offers a specialty examination in nuclear cardiology. In addition to having active NMTCB, ARRT(N), or CAMRT Nuclear Medicine Certification, candidates must document a minimum of 2 years full-time (4,000 hours) clinical experience as a certified/registered nuclear medicine technologist or a minimum of 700 hours of clinical experience performing all aspects of nuclear cardiology imaging. For more information about NMTCB’s specialty exam in Nuclear Cardiology Technology, click here or visit www.nmtcb.org.
 
 In 2017, ASNC will be hosting the Nuclear Cardiology Board Preparatory Course September 14-15, 2017 in Kansas City, MO.