EKG Technician

EKG Technician
Instructor: I. Earl
Prerequisite: Age 18 and GED or high school diploma. Ability to assist and lift peers from the ground onto a table during practice. Must be willing to participate with giving and receiving 12 lead hook-ups. Ability to bend, lift, stoop, twist, turn, and stand on your feet for extended periods.
Learn to function as an EKG Technician.

Topics will include:
• 12-Lead EKG
• Set-up in a hospital or office setting
• Anatomy of the heart
• Physiology and medical disease processes
• Medical terminology
• Medical ethics and legal aspects of patient contact
• Blood-borne pathogens
• Heart medications

Required textbook must be purchased at the Hawk’s Hub (the college bookstore) prior to first class. Exam certification available.

7 Fridays​​        May 22 – July 10           10 a.m.-1 p.m.​
CRN 50376​    Outreach-Rm. 407     ​Tuition Fee $395

BHC Hawk’s Hub (bookstore) information
For a list of PaCE books, visit Quad-Cities Campus Hawk’s Hub.  Select the current term.  Select “Adult Ed” for the department and then select your course.  Click “Add Course” and then “Get Course Materials” to see the book(s) for your course.  Books may be purchased online or at the bookstore.