You can go to Radiologic Health Branch section of Department of Health services for state of California, and download
form DHS 8230. Fill this out and check the box Fluoroscopy Supervisor and Operator Permit.
Include with this application:
Your nonrefundable $85.00 application fee payment in the form of a check or money order made payable to "CDHS-RHB" (California Department of Health Services – Radiologic Health Branch)
A separate payment for testing fees in the amount of $250 for one permit examination in the form of a cashier’s check or money order, payable to the "American Registry of Radiologic Technologists." (Personal checks will not be accepted.)
Evidence that you have one of the following valid California healing arts licenses: Physician and Surgeon, Osteopathic Physician and Surgeon.
Return this form along with payments and a copy of your California healing arts licenses to:
Billing and Cashiering Unit California Department of Health Services
Radiologic Health Branch, MS 7610, P.O. Box 997414, Sacramento, CA 95899-7414
After your application is accepted, the ARRT
will send you instructions for scheduling your test. You will have 180 days after application is accepted to pass the test.
Download the study syllabus on Radiography Radiation Protection
, as well as Fluoroscopy
, and study their contents. Take the test at a Pearson Vue
Thirty days after taking the test, go to the Name Search Tool
. Your name will be listed there if you passed. You will receive your certificate/permit within 4-6 weeks after the exam. If you do not passed, you will not be listed in our Name Search Tool, but a notice will be mailed to you. You may retake the exam.