EKG Technician Program
Tivy High School is pleased to announce the addition of EKG Technician to the Practicum level Health Science course. This is a capstone class that will allow students to earn a nationally recognized industry certificate as an EKG technician. Upon successful completion of the course, students will sit for the certification exam. Upon passing, students will be authorized to practice as a certified EKG tech. Students will learn proper placement of electrodes for 12-lead EKGs, Holter monitors, and stress tests. In addition, they will learn basic interpretation to ensure an accurate reading for the physician.