EKG Technician Program

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EKG Technician Program

Product Description

EKG Technician Program

 

Program Summary

The Electrocardiogram Technician Program consists of 48 hours of lecture and lab hours. This diploma-based program meets twice a week for four-hour sessions over a 6-week period. This program will include practice and background information on the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, cardiac disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, Holter monitor, electrocardiography, stress testing and telemetry monitoring. Students will get hands-on lab practice with operating an Electrocardiogram, 12- lead electrode placement, vital signs collection, and bloodborne pathogen training. This course includes American Red Cross BLS CPR training and certification. Students are provided with a National Health Career Association (NHA) certification exam to become nationally certified and recognized as a Certified Electrocardiogram Technician (CET). Students enrolled in this program has the option of enrolling in the CAP 103: Capstone course at no additional tuition cost. This course can assist students in professionalism, business etiquette and creating a professional portfolio.

 

Program Objectives

Upon successful completion of this program the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate and understand basic lead strip interpretation
  • Demonstrate knowledge of clinical safety
  • Utilize a working knowledge of cardiac anatomy and physiology
  • Demonstrate proficiency in EKG techniques, including Holter and Telemetry monitoring
  • Demonstrate knowledge of equipment used in Cardiology and its proper uses
  • Demonstrate understanding of quality assurance and result in analysis in EKG collection to identify and resolve artifacts
  • Demonstrate an understanding of basic lead strip interpretation
  • Respond to signs and symptoms of cardiopulmonary compromise
  • Measure and monitor patient vital signs
  • American Red Cross Basic life support cardiopulmonary resuscitation training and certification
  • Have an opportunity to gain a national certification as an Electrocardiogram Technician (CET) with the National Health Career Association (NHA).

 

Admissions Requirements

All Applicants must submit their High School Diploma, Transcripts, (from an accredited high school) or high school equivalency, be 17 years of age or older, and government-issued photo identification.

COURSE SCHEDULES

 

Mon/Wed Morning EKG Technician Program 9:30 AM – 1: 30 PM 6 Weeks

Class Start Date
January 6, 2020
May 11, 2020
September 14, 2020

 

Mon/Wed Evening EKG Technician Program 5:30 PM – 9: 30 PM 6 Weeks

Class Start Date
January 6, 2020
May 11, 2020
September 14, 2020
  • 5 out of 5

    I had a wonderful experience at Bell Brown Medical Institute. The Instructor that I had was very thorough. She had all of the materials needed to study for any test given. Jessica was my Instructor and she was amazing! I am now a Certified EKG technician!!!!!!

  • 5 out of 5

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Total Program Cost $900.00