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3/6-3/19: EKG TECH Training: 12 Days!! (Corona) hide this posting
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Join the fastest growing career field today by registering in our 6 week EKG program.
The objective of the EKG Technician Course is to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to qualify as an entry-level ECG/EKG Technician or Telemetry Technician in a medical facility, physician office, clinic, or rehabilitation center.
Admission Requirements for EKG/Monitor Technician: Interest in working in the healthcare field. Meet PTHC minimum admission requirements as set forth in PTHC admission policies.
Program Completion Requirements: Program Completion Requirements: A minimum of 30 hours theory, 6 hours in a skills lab and a minimum of 24 hour homestudy/assignments. Must score a minimum average of 73% in theory on written test and a pass in clinical (skills/clinical are graded as pass or fail).
There is no California state examination for EKG/Monitor Technician. However, there are several bodies which offer EKG/Monitor Technician examination and certification. PTHC is a testing center for one of the testing bodies, the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).
We also offer a Basic Arrhythmia Certification 4 Days for students looking to fulfill a requirement for work or simply to have a competitively qualified resume for potential employers. Basic Arrhythmia recognition is a prerequisite to ACLS, PALS and Certified EKG Technician (CET) course.
PTHC also offers American Heart Association classes: ACLS, PALS, BLS, CPR and First AID.