EKG Technician

Program Description

EKG Technician

Instructor: K. Keesecker, B.S., CMA, FEMA CERC

Prerequisite: Ability to assist peers onto a table during practice. Must be willing to participate with giving and receiving 12-lead hook ups. 

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, and heart medications.

Before the first class, purchase required textbook at www.bhc.edu/bookstore.

The National Certified EKG Technician (NCET) certification exam is available upon successful completion of the class through National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT).

8 Fridays              Feb. 21 – Apr. 17         6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

CRN 10885         Bldg. 3 – Rm. 205        Tuition Fee $395

(No class on Apr. 10)


Textbook Purchasing Procedure

For a list of PaCE textbooks, visit www.bhc.edu/bookstore

Click on campus location (Hawk’s Hub (QC)).

Click on (Order Textbooks) in the Textbooks box.

Select Term (Spring 20), Select Department (Adult Ed)

Click on your course name under Select Course and click (Add Selection).

Click on (Get Course Materials) to see your book title.

Payment options – debit, credit, or pay at pickup.

Delivery options – ship to home, pick up at East Campus or pick up at Quad-Cities Campus.

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