NBRC Examinations
Adult Critical Care Specialty Examination (RRT-ACCS)
The Adult Critical Care Specialty Examination is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of respiratory therapists in this specialty area.

Certified Pulmonary Function Technologist (CPFT)
The Entry Level CPFT Examination is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of entry level pulmonary function technologists at beginning practice.

Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)
The Entry Level CRT Examination is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of entry level respiratory therapists.

Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care Specialist (CRT-NPS or RRT-NPS)
The Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care Specialty Examination is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of respiratory therapists in this specialty area.

Registered Pulmonary Function Technologist (RPFT)
The RPFT Examination is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of an advanced pulmonary function technologist.

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
The Registry Examination System was developed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of advanced respiratory therapists and to set uniform standards for measuring such knowledge.

Sleep Disorders Testing and Therapeutic Intervention Respiratory Care Specialist (CRT-SDS or RRT-SDS)
The Specialty Examination for Respiratory Therapists Performing Sleep Disorders Testing and Therapeutic Intervention is designed to objectively measure essential knowledge, skills and abilities required of respiratory therapists in this specialty area.



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