SC CHT Review Course and Exam

The California Dialysis Council (CADialysis or CDC) offers an online exam for the Certified Hemodialysis Technician or CHT professional designation, the California equivalent of the Patient Care Technician or PCT certification. CADialysis also offers an online Hemodialysis Review Course for CHT exam preparation.  The Course also provides eleven CEU contact hours for nurses. For more information see .

8/31,9/15,10/13 BONENT Certification

“Pencil and paper” certification exams for Dialysis Patient Care Technicians will be held by the Board of Nephrology Examiners Nursing and Technology (BONENT) on the following schedule:

Exams will be held for Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/ Technician (CHT), Certified Hemodialysis Nurse (CHN), Certified Peritoneal Dialysis Nurse (CPDN), and Certified Hemodialysis Bio-Medical Technician (CHBT). Find the full international schedule at , application instructions at ,  and the application form at .

BONENT also offers Computer Based Testing (CBT) in the following locations:

  • California: Bakersfield, Burbank, Fresno, Long Beach, San Diego, Whittier, and Yucaipa
  • Alaska: Anchorage and Soldotna
  • Idaho: Boise, Lewiston, Moscow, Pocatello, and Post Falls
  • Montana: Billings and Bozeman
  • Oregon: Medford and Portland
  • Washington: Bellingham, Spokane, and Tacoma

Application and testing details for CBT exams can be found at .  The full list of international CBT locations is at .