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2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AHSC 1310 - EKG/Soft Skills

Credits: 3
**Not Part of a Tennessee Transfer Pathway**

F - JNC/Sp - Dyersburg
This course is a comprehensive 40-hour course, including labs, which will assist students in preparing for the National Health Career Association Certified ECG Technician (CET) exam. Individuals interested in starting a career in the medical field, prospective patient care technicians, current nurses, or those looking to develop skills may benefit from this course. The AHSC 1310 EKG/Soft Skills course includes theory and hands-on instruction during the seven-week term. ECG Technicians perform electrocardiograms and are among the first people to assist patients experiencing cardiac symptoms. ECG Technicians are critical members of the patient care team found in physician offices, emergency rooms, and hospital-based cardiology clinics across the country.

Note: The National Health Career Association Certified ECG Technician (CET) exam is a required part of this course. The cost of the industry certification exam must be paid by the student in addition to required textbooks and materials. Please contact the bookstore for the cost of these required materials. 3 hours lecture.

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