Board Certification Resources

CBNC Upcoming Dates

Registration for the 2022 CBNC Examinations will open on May 31, 2022. 
  • The Certification Regular Deadline is Tuesday, August 9, 2022.
  • The Recertification Regular Deadline is Tuesday, August 30, 2022.
Examination Window: November 8, 2022 – December 29, 2022

The following resources can help practitioners navigate the certification process:

ASNC’s Nuclear Cardiology Board Exam Preparation Course

ASNC holds the Board Exam Prep Course each year with lectures, mock exams, and materials based on the CBNC blueprint. 
Nuclear Cardiology Board Prep OnDemand
Review expert guidance on the most up-to-date developments, treatment protocols, methodology, and best practices in nuclear cardiology with Nuclear Cardiology Board Prep OnDemand.

Order Board Prep 2021 OnDemand 
  • Board Prep OnDemand provides ASNC’s 2021 Board Exam Prep Course content in its entirety
  • OnDemand playback includes audio-slide sync of 18 recorded lectures, and video of faculty from the 2021 virtual meeting
  • Also includes PDF downloads of the 4 practice exams and answer explanations
  • Earn 26.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • Access until September 19, 2023
You will receive an email from within 24 hours of your purchase.

MOC and ARRT available for live sessions only. CME available for both live and on demand sessions.


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 700 hours of clinical experience performing all aspects of nuclear cardiology imaging. Supervision must be performed by a board certified cardiologist, nuclear medicine physician, or radiologist, OR direct supervision must be performed by a certified NMTCB, ARRT(N), or CAMRT nuclear medicine technologist. The NCT specialty certification is a time-limited credential that will last seven (7) years from the date of certification. After seven years, the specialty certificant has the option to recertify through either (1) re-examination OR (2) by displaying 42 hours of specialty-specific continuing education for each year of certification. 

Annual ASNC CE Offerings

ASNC2021 Scientific Sessions and Exhibition
Technologists attending the Annual Scientific Sessions can use their CE credits towards the 7 years/42 hours of nuclear cardiology CE.

Journal CE

Earn valuable continuing medical education credit every year that can be applied towards your 7 year recertification in nuclear cardiology.  Each issue of ASNC’s Journal of Nuclear Cardiology (JNC) features an article designated for continuing education credit, offering a maximum of 1 ARRT Category A credits for technologists.

Guide to Claiming CME/CE/MOC

For live programs, including the Board Exam Prep Course, CME/CE certificates are available for a period of 90 days after the completion of each program, after this period a $45 late fee will apply.