Frequently asked questions

What do you need to become an Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)?


1. RBT 40 Hour Course 2. Competency Assessment (90 Days or Less) 3. FDLE Background Check (180 Days or Less) 4. Successfully Pass RBT Board Exam 5. Be 18 Years or Older 6. High School Diploma /Equivalent or Higher




Can i start working directly after the RBT 40 Hour Course?


Yes! As long as you meet the following requirements: 1. FDLE Background Check 2. AHCA / APD In Services 3. Provider ID 4. Liability Insurance All the above items can be done here at Developing New Horizons




Why should i take the RBT Course?


- After 2019, if you are not a board certified RBT, you will not be able to work as an RBT. - RBT's are better trained, more qualified, and more reputable than therapists without the RBT credential. - Agencies are moving toward credentialed RBT instead of those not Credentialed.




What is a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)?


The Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) is a paraprofessional who practices under the close, ongoing supervision of a BCBA, BCaBA, or FL-CBA. The RBT is primarily responsible for the direct implementation of behavior-analytic services.




How can i apply to take the board exam?


You can schedule an appointment with us and we will assist you in applying as well as uploading all the documents needed for the board.




What if my school diploma is in my native language?


We can translate your diploma here in in order to submit it to the BACB board




How much is the RBT 40 Hour Course?


Our course is $249 (Online Only) or $299 (Online + Live) and that includes the powerpoint presentation, study guide, Test Packet, Code of Ethics and Certificate upon successful completion of the class.




Is the RBT Course in English or Spanish?


The course is given primarily in Spanish and the materials that are given out are in English. There is an option to take an online only course.





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