Cardiovascular Technician | Monitor Technician

Cardiovascular Technician/Monitor Technician

This 80-hour program prepares students to become certified EKG technicians/monitor techs. The course will cover anatomy and physiology of the heart, principles of EKG, and recognition of multiple cardiac dysrhythmias which affect heart function. Students will learn cardiac terminology and medical disease processes. The medical and legal aspects of patient contact will be covered. Skills include operating EKG equipment, running EKG’s, mounting strips, and the reading and interpretation of cardiac tracings. There will be a graded final exam to prepare the student for the National Certification Exam. Students will practice with equipment and perform hands-on labs. An eight hour CPR class will be offered on a Saturday as a part of the course hours.

Aug 19 – Nov 13 MW  •  4:00pm – 7:00pm

Coastal Carolina Community College | Division of Continuing Education
444 Western Boulevard Jacksonville, NC 28546 | 910.938.6294 | coned@coastalcarolina.edu