Bakersfield College

Radiologic Technology

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. This certificate provides fluoroscopy skills for students completing the Associate in Science Radiologic Technology program.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will:

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

Career Opportunities:

The Fluoroscopy Job Skills Certificate permits Certified Radiologic Technologists (CRT’s) to perform fluoroscopy at their job site. Median salary is $32/hr for Kern and Tulare Counties.

Total Units: 24.5


Required Courses

Course # Name 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
Kern Community College District