Certification: Certified Bone Densitometry Technologist (CBDT)

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Certified Bone Densitometry Technologist (CBDT) is a professional certification in the field of bone densitometry for technologists who perform central bone densitometry scans. The CBDT credential signifies that an individual has passed an examination that has been designed to meet the stringent certification industry standards and best practices in the United States.

More than two years of education or training after high school required?
More than two years of work experience required?
Oral or Written Exam Required?
Renewal Required?
Every 3 Year(s)
Renew through Continuing Educational Units(CEU)?
Renew through Re-Examination?


The certification corresponds to a specialty within a recognized occupation. For example, Oncology Nurse and Pediatric Nurse are specialties within the nursing field, so Certified Oncology Nurse and Certified Pediatric Nurse would be classified as specialty certifications.

  • This certification is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA).