Are you a Registered Behavior Technician (RBT) or want to become one?
What is an RBT?
Registered Behavior Technicians (RBT) are therapists that work one-on-one with children diagnosed with autism and directly implement an ABA treatment plan designed and guided by Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBA). As an RBT the help the children acquire new skills and work toward the goals of building communication, social interactions, problem-solving and adaptive living skills.
Becoming an RBT
Does the role of an RBT sound like something you want to take on, but you’re concerned you don’t have the right qualifications?
We provide complimentary on-the-job training for our ABA therapists to become licensed RBTs. The 40-hour course, RBT® Competency Assessment and RBT® exam – which FAC pays for! – can all be completed in a matter of five weeks or less
How will I make a difference in a child’s life?
Independently conducting behavior therapy sessions using the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis
Addressing program objectives using procedures approved by the programmer and BCBA and/or BCaBA
Collecting and recording data accurately and efficiently in accordance with policies established by FAC and in compliance with all requirements for ABA providers and the standards of the field outlined by the ABA governing body
Demonstrating basic competency with Behavior Therapist skill requirements
Communicating clearly and effectively in English with clients and families
Abiding by all Florida and federal rules and regulations guiding ABA of FL services
Performing all other duties as assigned
How do I know my experience is a good fit?
Have a High School Diploma (Some college experience or College Graduate preferred).
Are a college graduate, preferred areas of study: Psychology, Special Education, Early Childhood Education, or related fields
Have experience with children ages 2 - 13 preferred
Have experience working with children with special needs
Have experience in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a HUGE plus!
Are a current RBT certification (Preferred)
Are a Florida Approved Medicaid Provider (Preferred)
What’s in it for me?
FAC provides -
Comprehensive health, dental, and vision benefits
Generous Paid Time Off
A scholarship program that allows you to advance your ABA career without paying money up front
Monday - Friday Work schedule
Professional Liability Insurance
Disability, Life Insurance, and AD&D Insurance provided or optioned
Opportunity for free supervision towards Board Certification