The Skull Permit Program at JEM College in Riverside, CA covers Skull Radiography and consists of didactic and clinical externship.

This is an advanced level class for the existing X-ray Technician to obtain the approved education to become eligible to sit for The State of California, Department of Public health, Radiologic Health Branch examination category for Skull Radiography.

Didactic: 10 weeks – Saturday Class 9AM to 3PM
Clinical Externship: Minimum of 3 months (minimum 32 hours/week) with a total of 100 completed skull procedures (40 live patients and 60 pre-determined procedures on a radiographic phantom)


  1. Copy of HS Diploma / GED, copy of photo ID
  2. Must be an X-ray Technician with a minimum of three permits in Chest, Extremities and Torso-skeletal.
    (Copy of current permit)
  3. Must be able to provide a clinical site in which documented skull procedures are being done. (a minimum of 12 per month)
  4. Clinical Site must meet the requirements of the Radiologic Health Branch prior to enrollment:
  • Current tube registration
  • Supervisor / Operator (licentiate with x-ray permit) is on site
  • Clinical affiliation agreement is made with the school to become clinical site for X-Ray
  • Site inspection to be done by school and documents sent to RHB for approval.

To get your career training started and find out about start dates, call 951-549-0693 or fill out the form below and one of our admissions representatives will contact you within 24 hours.

Call us Today | 951-549-0693

Speak to an Admissions Representative to Start Your New Career

We know you are anxious to get started on your new career. Your information will only be used by JEM College. We do not and will not sell your information to any other party.

Medical Imaging Education Programs Offered