EKG Technician Online Course

This course prepares students to function as EKG technicians. It covers the anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes and terminology, medical ethics and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and echocardiography, EKG machine use, lead placement and chest wall anatomy.

EKG Technician student taking online course

Online Course

Take the course online, on your schedule

EKG Output

How to Register

How to start taking the online course

Technician reads RKG


Learn about the program

About the Program

Prepare for Certification

There are several EKG technician national certification exams that are available to students. The National Healthcareer Association (NHA) requires 10 EKGs on live individuals prior to challenging their Certified EKG Technician (CET) exam.

The EKG Technician Profession

EKG technicians are in demand. EKG technicians work in physician's offices, hospitals, clinics and other healthcare facilities and organizations. EKG technicians also work for insurance companies to provide data for health and life insurance policies. Similar to other growing healthcare professions, the demand for EKG technicians is expected to continue to grow substantially.

Cost and Length

Cost: $1,299
Length: Up to 9 months (6 months access with possible 3-month extension)
When to Start: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Payment Plan

Health Ed Today offers 3-, 6- and 10-month payment plans.

Document Readers are required to view documents.