Become a Course Provider

What is an A-STEP Provider?

An accredited sleep facility or academic institution that becomes an A-STEP provider can offer the AASM A-STEP live 80-hour Introductory Course to sleep trainees and technicians. This course consists of 80 hours of instruction and training about sleep, sleep disorders, sleep studies and patient care. It concludes with an online examination. 


Why Become an A-STEP Provider?

Becoming an A-STEP provider is a benefit to your practice, your staff, sleep trainees and technicians, and the field. 


Provider Benefits


  • As an accredited A-STEP facility you can provide enhanced education and professional development for your current staff.


  • Expand your practice business by providing the 80-hour live introductory course to trainees interested in becoming sleep technologists in the community. Additionally, be listed on this site as an accredited A-STEP provider.  


  • Create a pipeline of potential qualified sleep technologists for your practice and on the job training. 





A-STEP and Online Learning

According to the A-STEP standards, programs may include an online portion as a percentage of their 80 hours of training. The online portion must meet the five requirements outlined in the A-STEP standards for accreditation.