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Qualifications for the Examinations
The Certified Clinical Transplant Coordinator (CCTC), Certified Procurement Transplant Coordinator (CPTC), and Certified Transplant Preservationist (CTP) Examinations may be taken after you have worked a minimum of 12 months as a transplant coordinator or preservationist and have learned the basics about your field through independent study or formal training programs. A candidate is expected to complete the full 12 months of work experience required by the date of application. Certified Clinical Transplant Nurse (CCTN) Examination Qualifications for the CCTN examination include 12 months of general experience as a Registered Nurse (RN). In addition, 12 months of experience while working as a transplant nurse is required.