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Oct 19

ECG/EKG Technician

The EKG/ECG (Electrocardiogram) course prepares the student to perform and interpret basic EKG readings. Students will learn to measure the electrical activity of arterial and ventricular cells as specific wave forms and complexes. Students will be able to perform Electrocardiograph tracings of the heart in an effort to assist with diagnosis of patients with heart disease. Students learn the fundamental principles of Physiology and EKG/ECG testing and interpretation.

Upon Successful Completion

Students will qualify and be prepared for entry level positions. The student will have an accurate understanding in HIPAA laws, medical terminology, nursing procedures, infection control, medical documentation, and career development.

This course prepares the student to be an effective member of the health care team and includes patient care techniques, universal precautions, and communication skills. it concludes with an externship in a medical facility.

Competency Evaluation

The student may sit for the National Health Career Association Exam upon completion of the program.

What’s Included?

What’s Not Included

  • Drug Check
  • TB/PPD Test
  • Background
  • Student Insurance
  • Uniform

Where can you work?

Who will you work with?

  • Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Youth and elderly
  • Infants