Pulmonary Function Course Overview

The Pulmonary Function Review is approved for 10.5 CE credits.

Program Objective

To provide each participant with a comprehensive review of Basic and Advanced Pulmonary Function Technology along with a step-by-step method of preparation for successful completion of the Pulmonary Function Technology examination.

The seminar provides each participant a thorough review of the exam content and the opportunity to practice multiple choice questions to build critical-thinking and test-taking skills. The program provides insights into exam structure, content and techniques for successful completion of the exam.

Program Materials

At the review, each participant will receive everything necessary to prepare for successful completion of the examination.

  • Always up-to-date for the current exam content
  • Complete review outlines which follow the lectures
  • Appendices include ATS-ERS Equipment Standards, ATS-ERS Patient Performance Standards, Normal Values, Common Formulas, Test-Taking Skills and Study Schedule
  • Hundreds of questions, exercises and practice problems to reinforce your learning
  • "Test your knowledge" sample exam questions and answers to build your test-taking skills
  • Answers provided for selected problems / calculations
  • Pre-Test: Determine your starting level of comprehension.
  • Full-length 115-question Online Practice Test: Ensure you understand the examination content and that your test-taking skills are sharp.

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Program Agenda *
 DAY 1
8:00 - 8:30 Registration & Introduction
8:30 - 9:20 Pre-Test
9:20 - 9:30 Break
9:30 - 10:50 Equipment Operation - 1
10:50 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:00   Equipment Operation - 2
12:00 - 1:00  Lunch (not included)
1:00 - 2:20 Spirometry
2:20 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 3:40 Lung Testing - 1
3:40 - 3:50 Break
3:50 - 5:00 Lung Testing - 2
 DAY 2
8:00 - 9:20 Special Procedures
9:20 - 9:30 Break
9:30 - 10:50 Exercise Testing
10:50 - 11:00 Break
11:00 - 12:20 Quality Assurance
12:20 - 12:30 Break
12:30 - 1:00 Test Preparation / Closing Remarks
*Times are subject to change depending on the location or whether the seminar is conducted online. See specific seminar for exact start and stop times.

HomeStudy Program

Hundreds of practitioners who are unable to attend the seminar use the guaranteed HomeStudy Program to pass their exams.

The Pulmonary Function (CPFT/RPFT) HomeStudy program replaces the seminar by providing you with all the material you will need to pass the examination.

You'll receive the same study materials we use at our seminar, plus you'll get online access to all of our audio lectures which professionally guide you through the materials in a step-by-step process. It's like holding your own seminar at home.

Free Tutor Support and free UPS shipping (within the 48 contiguous US states) are included.

This HomeStudy course is approved for CE credit. Go to our Continuing Education page to find out more.

Free Tutor Support

Additional tutor support is available to all seminar participants and HomeStudy users as they prepare for the exam. Each participant will be able to schedule appointments to talk to a tutor and get answers to any questions they have about the materials.

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HomeStudy Guarantee

If, after using this HomeStudy Program, you are unsuccessful in passing the NBRC examination, you will be refunded all monies, less 30% for processing, registration, and handling. This Guarantee is good for one full year following date of purchase and applies to individuals only. The complete package must be returned together with the original or notarized copy of your examination scores, before a refund can be issued. Requests for refunds must be received within 7 days following a failed exam.