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Portfolio of Evidence

The portfolio is designed to be able to showcase the work you undertake within your practice. There are different requirements for each level of certification (Foundation, Interpretation of Full), depending upon which one the candidate is applying for.
 
The portfolio is now electronic so you will be sent a link to the e-portfolio platform. You will be able to upload evidence to this site.
 
Once all components are uploaded, it will be sent to an ARTP marker.
 
Foundation level Requirements:
Background information about your workplace, number of tests and referral pathways
Spirometry protocol plus some questions.
Cleaning protocol plus some questions
Calibration log (20 syringe calibrations)
Physiological control values (10 spirometry measurements with mean and +/- 5% calculated)
Patient tests (10 tests on any patient type including VC, FVC, FEV1 and PEF measures which achieve acceptability and reproducibility criteria and that have been performed by the candidate)

Full level requirements;
All of the above plus interpretation of spirometry traces provided by ARTP and answered via an MCQ format.
 
Interpretation only:
Background information about your workplace, number of tests and referral pathways
interpretation of spirometry traces provided by ARTP and answered via an MCQ format.


The full requirements of the portfolio will be available once you have completed your online application.
 

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