Bakersfield College

Principles of Fluroscopy

Job Skills Certificate

This certificate provides fluoroscopy skills for students completing the Associate in Science Radiologic Technology program. The certificate is required as proof of completion to meet the regulations specified by the California Code of Regulations, Title 17: Public Health, Article 8: Additional School Requirements and Record Keeping, Section. 30437. The certificate is part of the Career and Technical Education program which prepares students for State licensure which is necessary for employment in the field of x-ray technology.

To Achieve the Job Skills Certificate
Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Principles of Fluoroscopy Job Skills Certificate.

To Transfer Coursework
A minimum of 24.5 semester units in the major with a grade of ‘C’ or better while maintaining a minimum grade point average of at least 2.0 in all California State University transferable coursework.

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion, the student will:

  • employ appropriate radiation protection practices for patients and themselves.
  • competently perform radiographic positioning.

Required Courses

Completion of Radiologic Technology Program courses (some hours are contained within each of the following courses. These courses are state approved by the California Department of Public Health)

Course Number Course Title Units
RADT B2A Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning 1 3.0
RADT B2B Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning 2 3.0
RADT B2C Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning 3 3.0
RADT B3A Radiographic Principles 1 3.0
RADT B3B Radiographic Principles 2 3.0
RADT B4A Introduction to Clinical Education 1.5
RADT B5 Radiation Physics 3.0
RADT B9A Sectional Anatomy for Medical Imaging 3.0
RADT B12 Radiobiology and Radiation Protection 2.0

**The courses and unit values on this page are representative of the typical values and courses required by this program. They are taken from the most current catalog, and therefore may not be accurate for the degree or certificate requirements for some students, depending on your year of catalog rights. Please refer to your appropriate catalog or see a counselor for accurate degree requirements.

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