Will I be a certified EKG Technician when I complete this course?
Completion of this course does not grant you certification as an EKG Technician. The course does provide you eligibility to sit for the National Healthcareer Association Certified EKG Technician exam. Certification as an EKG Technician is dependent on successful completion of the exam.
How much does the certification exam cost?
The National Healthcareer Association Certified EKG Technician exam costs $117. Students register and pay for the exam after successful completion of the class.
How do I sign up to take the National Healthcareer Association Certified EKG Technician examination?
You will be sent an invitation via email to complete a profile and submit your exam application with the National Healthcareer Association. This invitation is initiated by the course instructor after all course material (e.g. assignments, quizzes, checkoffs, exams) are completed.
Are there clinical hours associated with this course?
There are no clinical hours associated with this course. All hands-on experience will be completed in the laboratory setting.