to be a qualified technologist. Certification by ASATT will determine my recognition as a
skilled anesthesia technologist and whether or not I will be authorized to offer services to
ASATT will also ensure that I am competent in my profession and will provide room
for professional growth since it has always set standards for the accreditation of the institutions
offering anesthesia courses. The ASATT certification will enable me to provide services as a
qualified and recognized anesthesia technologist. Additionally, the certification will allow me
to further my studies in the field of anesthesia. Moreover, ASATT certification will enable me
to make better decisions and change the overall attitude in the area of anesthesia technologist.
Typically, this is a profession which requires a lot of care and skills to ensure safety and that
the patients are satisfied with the medical procedures. Again ASSAT determines the
requirements of certification and re-certification of a technologist or technician in the field of
anesthesia. Certification and recertification are important in the profession since it will ensure
that the person is authorized to offers services to patients and will, therefore, have a lot of
impacts on my career.
ASATT provides the standards for the certification and recertification of anesthesia
technologists and technicians. For one to be certified as an anesthesia technician must sit for a
certification exam from an accredited institution. Additionally, the candidate must have
proficient communication skills, be computer literate and have a high school diploma or GED.
Again to be re-certified to be a technologist, one must have finished a 2-year course which is
approved by ASATT or must have been serving as an anesthesia technician for two years. A
technologist exam is the basis of recertification which requires the candidate to have sat for an
ASATT accredited educational program.
ASATT is a commonly known non-profit organization in the world which is committed
to the approval of anesthesia technologists and technicians. ASATT also provides a list of the