Applications for the 2018 Examination Year are now available.

​​Please note that the new applications are Eligibility Route specific. 

Be sure you complete the correct application for the eligibility route you are applying under.

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Re-Certification Reminder

If you became certified in 2012you are due to 

recertifiy in 2018.

ALL CEUs and documentation must be received no later than 10/01/18 to avoid late fees.

 If recertifiying by Examination,November 2018 is the last testing cycle to recertify by Exam.

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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.

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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.

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Application Deadline for April 2018 Testing Cycle is February 20th, 2018.

Applications received between February 21st through March 22nd, 2018 are subject to a $100.00 late fee.

All candidates applying to take the OTC Examination must submit a current correct application for the Eligibility Route you are applying under.  Applications are found under the OTC Examination tab.

Any application submitted other than the 2018 application will be returned unprocessed.

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