EKG Technician

HLTCE 1003, Course Code: 4334

EKG technicians are responsible for performing electrocardiogram tests in order to monitor and record electrical impulses transmitted by the heart. This comprehensive 50-hour EKG Technician training program will prepare you to function as an EKG technician and to take the ASPT ? electrocardiograph (EKG) technician exam and other national certification exams. This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and stress testing. Additionally, you will practice using equipment including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement and other clinical practices. Registration ends 3/14.

Course Fee:
$999.00, includes text

# of Sessions:


6/11/12 to 8/1/12, excluding 7/4/12

Monday, Wednesday from 6:00PM to 9:30PM

Workforce Development Center, Room 1403

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Continuing Education
Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center, Suite 2400
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8160
TDD: 309-268-8030
Fax: 309-268-7882
E-mail: Continuing.Education@heartland.edu

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