EKG Technician

EKG Technician

What will I be doing as an EKG technician?

Within the large and growing healthcare industry, EKG technicians play a key role in keeping a healthcare facility running smoothly. Their duties frequently include the following:

• Measure basic vital signs
• Perform rapid response procedures
• Operate an EKG machine and interpret output
• Prepare for, perform, and monitor EKG testing
• Record lead placement, measure, and identify rhythms

How much can I make as an EKG technician?

With opportunities nationwide, EKG technicians can earn competitive salaries. The average salary for an EKG technician is $40,800, but the pay can range between $36,000 and $47,000 depending on factors such as employer, work experience, and

How long will the training take?

CareerStep’s EKG Technician program includes almost 395 hours of curriculum and is designed to be completed in 12 months. The online format allows you to study on your own schedule and at your own pace, so you can make your own study schedule.

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This is a not-for-credit course.
As such, you will not earn units and the class will not be reflected on your banner schedule or on transcripts. As a not-for-credit course, Financial Aid cannot be used to pay for or offset the costs of this course.


Cost : $2,799.00, includes:
  • 12 months of program access
  • Learner support, technical support, and career support
  • 395 hours of curriculum: 375 coursework hours with 20 clinical hours
Registration for Class: Contact Career Step at 1-877-225-7151 or https://www.careerstep.com/lp/partner/ap/ekg-technician/cos
Payment Plan option:
(Offered through Career Step only)
12 monthly installments – 8% interest

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