National Board for Certification of Orthopaedic Technologists, Inc.
The OTC® and OT-SC™ Examination is administered 4 times a year during the entire months of: February, June, August and November.
Applications must be received by the NBCOT no later than the dates stated below.
January 5th by 12:00 Noon EST
April 15th by 12:00 Noon EST
June 30th by 12:00 Noon EST
September 30th by 12:00 Noon EST
Any Applications received and signed for after any deadline must include a $100.00 late fee.
Any application that does not include the $100.00 late fee will be returned unprocessed.
Late fees are NOT WAIVED FOR ANY REASON.
Mail is accepted and signed for in the NBCOT office 6 days a week and on holidays.
If a posted deadline falls on a Sunday, the next day (Monday) is used for the cutoff.
You are encouraged to mail your application via US "Certified/Return Receipt/Signature Required" mail.
The NBCOT office cannot confirm that your application has been received or at what stage of the validation process it is in.