Biomedical Imaging Equipment Technician (BIET)


Biomedical Imaging Equipment Technician (BIET)

A Biomedical Imaging Equipment Technician should be familiar with the following topics: anatomy, medical terminology, computers, electro/mechanical safety, picture archive communication system, diagnostic ultrasound equipment, building wiring, basic radiographic equipment, film processing, test equipment, magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, nuclear medicine, codes and regulations, troubleshooting, radiation safety, radiation physics, and linear accelerators.

If you hold a Standalone BIET and later complete the Associate CET (CETa), then you are eligible to upgrade to a Journeyman CET! To apply for the Journeyman CET, you must have two or more years of combined work and electronics training. To upgrade, please fill out the Journeyman CET upgrade form. Journeyman upgrades are $50.

Additional Information

BIET Exam Info

Price: $75
Type of Certification: or
Maintenance Required:
Certification Term: 4 Yrs
Hands-On Required: No
Questions on Exam: 100
Passing Score: 75%
Time Allowed to Test: 2 hours