Military Credentialing Programs - EKG Technician


EKG rhythms provide important data for the diagnosis of heart conditions. By administering EKGs, testing the electrical activity of the heart through small electrode patches attached to the body, you will be making a life-changing difference by helping people of all ages prevent and treat heart disease. These tests can be performed during physical exams, when cardiovascular problems are suspected, or in preparation for surgery.

Program Description

The need for qualified EKG technicians continues to rise as the aging population in America grows (and with it, the prevalence of heart-related conditions). This course consists of 60-hours of accelerated classroom training with emphasis on skills mastery through hands-on practice and supervision.

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Program Location and Duration

Central Campus, 108 hours, average course length 3-4 months

Program Cost

$1415 which includes consumable supplies, clinical insurance, name tag, course completion certificate and exam voucher.

*Textbooks, navy blue scrubs, blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, watch with a second hand are all required and available at the CTC Bookstore.

Additional Program Information

  • This course prepares the student to take the EKG Technician (CET) certification exam, offered through National Healthcareer Association.

Program MOS

F2, M5, N4, Q5, W1, 68S, 68V, 68W

Program Careers

Healthcare Support

Contact Info

Continuing Education, 254-526-1586