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Continuing Education

Professional Development for Medical Radiological Technologists


The location where your NAIT courses will be held.


The type of certification (degree, diploma, certificate) you will earn after completing your program.

  • Degree - NAIT offers a number of business degrees and applied science and technology degrees accredited by Alberta Advanced Education.
    Applied degree programs offer a stronger emphasis on practical applications of the concepts learned in the classroom
  • Diplomas & Certificates - These credit programs take 1 or 2 years and lead to government approved and industry-recognized credentials.
  • Journeyman Certificate - Hands-on and expert-led apprenticeship and industry training for skilled trades and technology professionals.
  • Continuing Education/Non-Credit - NAIT offers a wide range of non-credit programs and courses for personal and professional development in a number of interesting and exciting fields. These options are great for people who may be working but are interested in studying as well.

Delivery Options

The flexible schedule options for this course including time of day and full/part-time.

  • Day - Courses taking place between Monday - Friday, before 5 PM.
  • Evening/Weekend - Courses taking place on weekdays from 5 PM or later, or Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Online - Sometimes called "Home Study" or "Computer-Based Learning"
  • Blended - A combination of online and in-class components.
  • Distance - Traditional correspondence format. These courses work best if you can't get to a campus or if your schedule can't accommodate fixed class times


NAIT’s Professional Development for Medical Radiological Technologists courses are designed for MRT’s looking to acquire a new skill or to perfect an existing one. Whether you’re looking to refresh your base knowledge in a topic, expand your hands-on skills, or enhance your leadership and supervisory abilities, NAIT can help you achieve your goals.

These courses qualify for Continuing Competency Program (CCP) hours required of current MRTs by the Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT).

Online Courses

The computer-based courses range from 16 to 51 hours and are self-paced and delivered online. Within a generous, but specified time limit, students complete a course at their own rate with the support of an online tutor.

Hands-on Training and Workshops

Hands-on training options include courses that provide the skills you need to respond to a medical emergency or accident-related injury, skills that will allow you to provide support to someone experiencing a mental health crisis, and workshops to help you perfect or develop skills such as venipuncture and performing ECGs.

Leadership Training

These courses provide foundational skills for aspiring leaders and skills enhancement for existing leaders and supervisors. You will gain skills and learn strategies that you can immediately incorporate into your workplace and daily life.