EKG Technician

Program Length

50 hours/7 weeks


Diamond Oaks: Monday and Wednesday
6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Live Oaks: Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Program Dates

Diamond Oaks Start Dates:
March 30, 2020 to May 18, 2020

Live Oaks Start Dates:
January 14, 2020 to March 3, 2020
March 24, 2020 to May 12, 2020

Program Campus Location

Diamond Oaks Career Campus
6375 Harrison Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45247

Live Oaks Career Campus
5956 Buckwheat Road
Milford, Ohio 45150
Tuition Information

See EKG Detailed Information Flyer under Related Information.

Other Costs

See EKG Detailed Information Flyer under Related Information.

Related Information

EKG Detailed Information Flyer

For current class listings or to register,
click here or phone 513.771.8881.

Join the Ever-Growing Health Care Field with this Short-Term Certification Program

This comprehensive 50 hour/7 week EKG Technician certification program prepares students to function as EKG technicians and to take the NHA-Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam and other national certification exams. This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing. Additionally, students will practice with EKG equipment and perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement, and other clinical practices.

* Please note: This program is not eligible for Pell Grant or Stafford Loans (FAFSA). Please click here to view other types of assistance.

Enrollment Requirements:

  • WorkKeys® testing*
  • High school diploma or HSE (High School Equivalency)
  • 90% in class attendance
  • BCI and FBI background check*

*May be additional cost

Ready to Enroll?
  • Attend an information session
  • For WorkKeys® test information, visit the ACT® website.
  • For free WorkKeys practice tests visit the OhioMeansJobs website.

Information Sessions:

Find out if this is the right course for you!  No registration necessary.  All sessions begin at 6:00 pm.

Diamond Oaks Information Sessions:
January 7, 2020
March 10, 2020

Live Oaks Information Sessions:
January 6, 2020
March 9, 2020


The EKG Technician program is offered at Great Oaks by Condensed Curriculum International (CCI). Since 1993, CCI has supported schools in communities nationwide with educational programs focused on healthcare and other in-demand disciplines.