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EKG Technician (XET)
Program Description

Certification Training (CT)

This comprehensive 50-hour EKG Technician Program will prepare you to function as an EKG Technician and to take the ASPT, Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam, and other National Certification Exams. https://www.aspt.org/cert/

This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing. Perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement, and other clinical practices.

Quick Facts
Professional Education certification program
Open enrollment
ITA eligible

For more information, contact us at (978) 236-1200 or professional@northshore.edu .

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