ARTP SLEEP Certificate in Pulse Oximetry and Polygraphy Practitioner Certificate
Who is This Certificate Aimed At?
The target audience for this certificate of accreditation is Band 5+ working in sleep departments
Aim and format of the program:
- To understand the referral pathway for sleep investigations
- To understand how the equipment works and the advantages and disadvantages of the investigation, including need for quality assurance measures
- To understand the influence of external parameters and the effect of these on the results
- To understand the causes and mechanisms of obstructive sleep apnoea and central sleep apnoea.
All candidates that register for the ARTP Sleep Oximetry and Polygraphy Practitioner Certificate are required to complete a portfolio of evidence for assessment purposes. The portfolio should be electronically submitted, any paper records can be scanned, please ensure any confidential information is removed. Please email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates must submit only the requested portfolio requirements.