Certified Electrocardiogram Technician

Course Description

This is a 6-week program that prepares students to work as an entry level ECG Technician in a variety of settings including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and many more. 

This program includes 183 hours of training including 105 hours of classroom time, 38 hours of laboratory and 40 hours of externship and students will be able to take the exam for certification. 


  • Student must be at least 18 years old.
  • Have High School Diploma, GED or Higher Education equivalency 
  • US students must pass the entrance exam with 75% passing grade. Exam may be retaken once free of charge.
  • Foreign students must pass CELSA Test with 75% passing grade (if applicable). Test may be retaken free of charge.
  • Complete a background inquiry form. Any record of crimes against persons or financial exploitation will prevent an individual from working in this field.
  • Provide documentation of a completed 2 steps tuberculosis test. If positive, must get a chest x-ray. 
  • If student unable to obtain Mantoux T.B test, QuantiFeron blood test will be accepted.
  • Clinical facilities may require additional information, such as MMR and Hepatitis B vaccine. 

Upcoming Courses

Dates: 9/3/18-9/28/18 

Time: 8am to 2pm 

Day: Monday to Thursday.


Dates: 10/1/18-10/29/18

Time: 4pm to 9pm

Day: Monday to Thursday


Dates: 11/5/18- 11/30/18

Day:  Monday to Thursday

Time: 8am to 2pm


Dates: 1/7/2019 to 1/31/2019

Day:  Monday to Thursday

Time: 8am to 2pm

***Not available in Kent location***

Call 253-252-3956 or Email info@healthprofessionalsinstitute.com to enroll today!


The cost of this program is $2,500. 

Registration- $50



Short-term and long-term financing options are available.

G.I. Bill is available for military personnel.

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