Become a Skillful Electrocardiography Technician

An Electrocardiography technician is an individual who assists physicians in diagnosing, as well as treating heart or cardiac and blood vessel or peripheral vascular ailments. They are also referred to as cardiovascular technicians or electrocardiograph technicians. They operate and are responsible for the total care of test devices or equipment. They also explain procedures and processes to patients and compare findings to the standards to determine any problems.

The EKG Technician Program

Is provided by A Plus Healthcare Training. It is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the IBHE and follows the guidelines set forth by the NHA.

Upon completion of the course, the student will receive a certificate of completion and will qualify to take the written certification exam through the NHA. Being a certified EKG technician will qualify the student for employment as an EKG technician at any healthcare agency or facility in Illinois.

All of A Plus Healthcare Training's requirements and expectations must be met to successfully complete the program.

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Tuition and Fees

Official information regarding tuition and fees is published periodically. The business office will make every effort to inform students about charges and fees. Students are also encouraged to check with the business office about their financial information and obligations.

  • Tuition


  • Registration Fee


  • Tuition Deposit (Due Upon Enrollment)


  • NHA Certification Exam


*Tax not included

*Subject to change

Payments must be made before the start of the first day of class.

Course Materials

Students will need to purchase the following supplies from any outside vendor of their choice:

  • Textbook

  • Uniform Scrubs

  • Heart Rate Calculator/Ruler

Admission/Eligibility Requirements

  • At least 18 years old and has a high school diploma or equivalent

  • View patients in a holistic approach to improving their quality of life

  • Must be able to multitask and possess critical thinking abilities

  • Complete and sign all A Plus Healthcare Training forms

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