Dakota County Technical College
Limited Scope X-Ray Operator or Bone Densitometry Certificate
#: HLTH   ID: 1156   Section: 06  
Description:
This course offers Bone Densitometry for students who request this.  Students who wish to have Bone Densitometry as an option should contact the instructor, Eugene Frank once registered for the course via email at: eugene@genefrank.org

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) requires all operators of x-ray equipment in Minnesota to be certified. Potential operators must pass the limited scope examination given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

The course will follow the ARRT Limited Scope Content Specifications.
Instruction will consist of radiography physics, principles of radiographic exposure, digital processing, and radiation safety. The positioning component will cover all the primary x-ray projections performed in hospitals and clinics.

This 120 hour, FULLY ONLINE course will prepare individuals for the AART examination, and will be completed in six weeks.  
This class is an instructor led online class. There is no specific time for you to be in class or login per day. You need to complete the work assigned by your instructor at your pace but with respect to deadline set by your instructor

Required Textbooks: 
  • Radiographic Essentials for Limited Practice by Long (6th Edition) Elsevier-ISBN 9780323661874
  • Workbook and Licensure Prep for Radiographic Essentials for Limited Practice by Long (6th Edition Workbook) Elsevier
No e-books or electronic books are permitted in the course 

Cancellation Policy: Your registration cancellation request will be accepted up to 3 days before class starts for full refund. If you would like to drop your class please email Meriem.aman@dctc.edu.

 
Bring to Class:
Class Location: Online, instructions will be sent prior to class
Required Textbooks: (students purchase by class start date) It’s recommended that you purchase the required class textbook from DCTC’s bookstore. The link to purchase from the DCTC bookstore is http://www.dctcbookstore.com 
Dctcbookstore.com – Textbooks – Order Textbooks
Under TERM select CONTINUING ED, then in SELECT DEPARTMENT, click “CECT”.T MATERIALS.
Continuing Ed 20 – CECT – 1156-01-NA

$ 107.75 textbook & $ 43.00 workbook
  • Radiographic Essentials for Limited Practice by Long (6th Edition) Elsevier-ISBN 9780323661874
  • Workbook and Licensure Prep for Radiographic Essentials for Limited Practice by Long (6th Edition Workbook) Elsevier

- ISBN 9780323673150

No E-Books or electronic books are permitted in the course

You must have the 6th Edition as it supports the revised ARRT exam.
Please set up your star ID# when you receive the notice.  If you already have a star ID#, do not set up another one.  Use the one you have.
Then on the day the class starts, go to this site to access the course using your star ID#.

https://cect.learn.minnstate.edu *** Use Chrome or Firefox
 
Day(s):
Su, M, Tu, W, Th, F, Sa 
Time:
12:00 AM
Sessions:
42
Contact Hours:
120
Cost:
$580.00
Instructor:
Registration Cutoff Date:
7/22/2022
Dates & Times:
7/25/2022   12:00AM - 12:00PM Online
7/26/2022   12:00AM - 12:00PM Online
7/27/2022   12:00AM - 12:00PM Online
7/28/2022   12:00AM - 12:00PM Online
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