National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, Inc. ​

Call Us: 866-466-2268


For those OTCs attending the NAOT Symposium in San Diego, CA this August:

Be sure to stop by the NBCOT office in the Terrace Salon 2 and 3 to pick up your CEU report.

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Past NAOT President Mike Gill passed away July 20, 2017.  Mike was very instrumental in the development of the OT-SC examination.  
Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and to all members of NAOT.

Emma Rose Jackson

2017 Doris Hardy Memorial Examination Grant Recipient


Re-Certification Reminder

If you became certified in 2011 you are due to 

recertifiy in 2017.

ALL CEUs and documentation must be received no later than 10/01/17 to avoid late fees.

 If recertifiying by Examination,November 2017 is the last testing cycle to recertify by Exam.

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Office Hours Eastern Standard Time

Monday - Friday: 9:15 am- 5:00 pm.

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Closed on all Federal Holidays

National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, Inc.

4736 Onondaga Blvd #166 Syracuse NY 13219-3304 

US Toll Free: (866) 466-2268

Fax: (866) 466-7067 

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Important Information Regarding Study Materials for the OTC and/or OT-SC Examination - Click Here

The Board of Directors of the NBCOT are made up of a diverse field of Certified Orthopaedic Technologists from all over the country practicing in various fields of Orthopaedic Technology as well as a Physician advisor and two Public Members.

Meet the Board of Directors

NCCA accreditation is a means of demonstrating to your board, your profession and your certificants that your certification has been reviewed by a panel of impartial experts that have determined that your program has met the stringent standards of NCCA.  NCCA accreditation provides certification programs and maintenance of our members a means to answer the question, "who reviewed your certification program?"which is sometimes asked by members of your profession, courts, and employers.

NCCA Accreditation

​​​​​​​​All candidates applying to take the OTC or OT-SC must submit a current application that is found under the OTC Examination tab.

Any application submitted other than the 2017 application will be returned unprocessed

Applications RECEIVED after 12 noon EST on Saturday September 30, 2017  through Monday October 23, 2017  are subject to a $100.00 Late Fee. 

Application Deadline for November 2017 Cycle is Saturday 9/30/17 at 12 Noon