EKG Cardiac Monitor Technician Training Canton / Akron Academy, Ohio
EKG Technician Training Program at Larock’s Canton / Akron, Ohio Academy
Larock Healthcare Academy’s Canton / Akron location is conveniently located within a short distance of many major Canton / Akron highways including Route 77, 62, and Route 30. It is also near the Akron / Canton Airport and Belden Village area.
What does an EKG or Cardiac Monitor Technician do?
An EKG, cardiac monitor, or electrocardiogram technician, is an important member of the healthcare team. EKG technicians work in healthcare facilities with doctors and technologists and specialize in electrocardiogram (EKG) testing for patients. EKG machines are complex devices that monitor the heart’s performance.
EKG/Cardiac Monitor Technician Training at Larock Healthcare Academy, Canton / Akron, Ohio Location
• Students learn how to interpret various heart rhythms
• Our EKG training classes are small, ensuring an optimal learning environment for all types of students!
• All of our instructors have many years of experience in the field
• Career services and job placement assistance offered to students during and after completion of the EKG program in Canton / Akron.
• EKG Training at Larock’s Canton / Akron OH location can be completed in as little as 5 weeks and less than two months!
According to HealthcareSalaryWorld.com, “there are more than 51,000 cardiovascular technicians employed in the United States, and the job outlook is expected to grow by 30 percent between 2012 and 2022, a very promising increase, and much higher than the average. The innovation and development of imaging technology means hospitals will use it to replace more costly and invasive procedures, meaning a greater demand for cardiovascular technicians.”
Becoming a Certified EKG/Cardiac Monitor Technician
Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for a national credentialing test through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) to become a Certified EKG Technician (CET). This is optional and employment is not contingent upon it; however, it will make an individual more competitive in the job market.
Larock Healthcare Academy provides review sessions prior to testing. Larock Healthcare Academy is also an approved NHA testing site. Click here for NHA Review and Testing Schedule.
After review of the process, click here to register.
More information can be found on our ALUMNI page.
Additional Opportunities to complement your EKG Technician Certificate
Upon completion of the EKG Technician program, graduates are eligible to complement their education with a Phlebotomy Technician Certificate and the Patient Care / Multi-Skilled Technician course. The combination of an EKG Technician Certificate, Phlebotomy Technician Certificate and the Patient Care / Multi-Skilled Technician course may result in a Patient Care Technician Certificate, enabling many diverse opportunities in the healthcare field.
EKG Cardiac Monitor Technician Schedule