Certified Anesthesia Technician (Cer.A.T.) is a title granted to an individual that successfully meets the experience and examination requirements of the certification. The certification is regulated by the American Society of Anesthesia Technologists & Technicians (ASATT).
ASATT requires any candidate seeking certification (Cer.A.T.) meet one of the following requirements:
- Minimum two (2) years full-time work experience as an anesthesia technician, plus a high school diploma or GED
- Graduate of an ASATT two-year approved program
- Graduate of an ASATT approved program and completion of required clinical component