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West Virginia Northern Community College

EKG Technician - Wheeling Campus


This course prepares students for the EKG Technician role in a healthcare setting.  Students will be taught the principles of quality control, infection control, safety procedures, pathology, medical terminology, and patient care's legal and ethical aspects.  This course includes classroom instruction and campus laboratory skills practice.   Students are required to obtain 10 EKGs on live individuals.  Students who complete all aspects of the course are eligible to sit for the EKG Technician Certification Exam, provided by the National Health Career Association.

Additionally, program completers of EKG and Phlebotomy can receive college credit towards WVNCC’s Patient Care Technician Certificate – a one-year program.     

Note: Financial Aid may be available to those who qualify from either HEAPS or WIOA funding. Books and certification costs are included in the fees. Please contact Ms. Jenna Derrico or 304-214-8962 for assistance.

WIOA – WV Workforce Office - Warwood, WV  304-238-1035

  • May 10 - Jun 7th, 2023
    Mon and Wed for 5 weeks from 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

West Virginia Northern Community College - Wheeling Campus


1704 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003 Get directions

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