Cardiovascular Technician

This program is designed and approved to prepare the student to become a certified EKG (ECG) and Technician/Monitor. Topics include: Anatomy and Physiology of the heart, principles of EKG, dysrhythmia recognition of sinus, junctional/atrial rhythms, heart blocks and bundle branches and ventricular ectopy rhythms. Skills include operating EKG equipment, running and mounting strips, reading and interpreting 22 types of cardiac lead tracing produced from 12 and five lead monitors. Upon completion, students will be eligible to apply for the Certified EKG Technician (CET) exam with the National Health Career Association.

Instructor: Thomas Cost: $182
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
ICV-3111-01 52308 F 2/19-5/14 9AM-12PM OHS 120
M-SU Online
ICV-3111-01 53378 F 8/27-11/22 8:30-11:30AM OHS 120
M-SU Online

Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Rd.
Wentworth, NC 27375


Monday to Thursday:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm


336-349-9986 (fax)