$1,995 or Less

$1,995 or Less

Online EKG Technician Program

Master the skills to operate and monitor electrocardiogram equipment in less than a month and begin an exciting career as an EKG technician.

3.5 Weeks

Program Length

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ETC

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ETC

Certification

100% Online

Flexible Training

100% Online

Graduate Debt Free

What is an EKG Technician?

An EKG technician, or electrocardiograph technician, is responsible for operating and monitoring EKG equipment for patients during diagnostic testing and surgical procedures. EKG technicians can find immediate employment in medical and surgical hospitals, specialty long-term care facilities, private practices, and more healthcare settings.

EKG technicians are in high demand. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the expected growth for EKG technicians is anticipated to increase by 10% from 2021-2023. California EKG technicians have an average salary of $61,000.

An EKG technician, or electrocardiograph technician, is responsible for operating and monitoring EKG equipment for patients during diagnostic testing and surgical procedures. EKG technicians can find immediate employment in medical and surgical hospitals, specialty long-term care facilities, private practices, and more healthcare settings.

EKG technicians are in high demand. According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the expected growth for EKG technicians is anticipated to increase by 10% from 2021-2023. Texas EKG technicians have an average salary of $55,000.

A Better Approach to EKG Training

Held 100% online, our EKG Technician Program is designed to help students master the skills necessary to assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of various cardiovascular problems. Become certified as an EKG technician in just 3.5 weeks for $1,995 or less. Easy payment plans are available. No previous medical experience is required.

Held 100% online, our EKG Technician Program is designed to help students master the skills necessary to assist physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of various cardiovascular problems. Become certified as an EKG technician in just 3.5 weeks for $1,995 or less. Easy payment plans are available. No previous medical experience is required.

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The EKG course is held online and consists of 50% live, instructor-led learning and 50% self-paced assignments. Students use Schoology to attend classes online, complete assignments, and communicate with their instructors and peers.

Upon graduation, students will be prepared to take and pass the national exam for EKG Technician Certification (ETC) through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA). CALRegional students have a 90% national exam passing rate, over 26% more than our competitors.

If you enjoy working with medical equipment and hands-on with patients, the Online EKG Technician Program may be right for you. This program is also a great choice for students already in the healthcare field looking to expand their skills and make themselves more competitive in the job market.

The EKG course is held online and consists of 50% live, instructor-led learning and 50% self-paced assignments. Students use Schoology to attend classes online, complete assignments, and communicate with their instructors and peers.

Upon graduation, students will be prepared to take and pass the national exam for EKG Technician Certification (ETC) through the American Medical Certification Association (AMCA). CALRegional students have a 90% national exam passing rate, over 26% more than our competitors.

If you enjoy working with medical equipment and hands-on with patients, the Online EKG Technician Program may be right for you. This program is also a great choice for students already in the healthcare field looking to expand their skills and make themselves more competitive in the job market.

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Our EKG Training Includes:

  • 56 hours of online instruction
  • Two days of live instructor-led learning
  • Two days of self-paced assignments
  • National exam
  • 52 hours of online instruction, including two days of live instructor-led learning and two days of self-paced assignments
  • National exam
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Skills You Will Learn

Proper use of an EKG machine, including how to prepare patients for cardiovascular testing.
In-depth understanding of electrocardiography and medical terminology.
How to analyze and calculate heart rates from an EKG rhythm strip.
Detailed anatomy and physiology of the heart.

EKG Certification

Tuition at CALRegional includes the EKG Technician Certification (ETC) through the AMCA. Students will take the exam on the last day of class. Once students successfully pass the class and exam, they will receive a certificate of completion for our program.

Unlike many of our programs at CALRegional, the Online EKG Technician Program does not include or require an externship.

Tuition at CALRegional includes the EKG Technician Certification (ETC) through the AMCA. Students will take the exam on the last day of class. Once students successfully pass the class and exam, they will receive a certificate of completion for our program.

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