ECG Technician

An ECG technician, also called as cardiograph technician, uses electrocardiogram machines to run diagnostic tests to measure a patient???s heart rate, monitor cardiac rhythm.

These days, there is a great shortage of E.C.G. technicians as the incidence of hypertension and heart disease has considerably increased. Hence, Electro Cardiograph technicians are required in every private clinic where cardiologists or physician are practicing. E.C.G. allows physicians to immediately refer such patients to a cardiologist, thus saving lives.

The E.C.G. technology course is intended to produce trained and skilled E.C.G. technician???s independent practice is possible with low infrastructure cost. The course provides a wide scope for employment opportunities in India and Overseas.

Course Fees: Rs. 13900 /-

Course Duration: 60 Hrs.

ELIGIBILITY: Higher Secondary (10+2) examination passed with physics, chemistry, Biology.



  • Basic Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
  • Basic Microbiology
  • Basic Biochemistry
  • Fundamentals of Computer Science
  • Communication for Professional
  • Basic Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology (P)
  • Basic Microbiology (P)
  • Basic Biochemistry (P)
  • Human Anatomy and
  • Pharmacology
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Instruments and Equipment
  • General Principle of Hospital Practice and Patient Care
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology (P)
  • Clinical Cardiology (P)
  • Instruments and Equipment(P)
  • C.G. Instrumentation & Maintenance- I (P)
  • Environmental & Biomedical Waste Management
  • Pathology and Terminology
  • Electrocardiography Techniques
  • Electricity & Electrocardiogram
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology ??? II (P)
  • Electrocardiography Techniques (P)
  • Electricity & Electrocardiogram (P)
  • C.G. Instrumentation & Maintenance ???II (P)
  • Hospital Training



Make a Great Salary

This is an important reason to consider this career path.?? They earn a respectable salary.?? EGH Technicians earn a huge annual salary of in India according to the Indian of Labour Statistics.

Work in a Hospital

The primary workplace for an EGH Technician is in a hospital among other care professional where they will work as a team to give proper care to incoming patients.?? They are an essential team player because they provide necessary analysis in heart.

Low Cost Training

EGH Technician courses are inexpensive.?? The courses typically very costly in some vocational schools, and the length of the course itself is relatively short.?? In four weeks, a new potential in the field can become certified as an EGH Technician.?? Since there is a high demand for this field, attempting to find work will not be an issue.



What are the prerequisites for this program?

High School Diploma or equivalency. Complete Skills Assessment and Submit Program Application. Working knowledge of computers and access to computer and Internet are required.

What certification exam will I be eligible to take upon successful completion of this program?

Upon successful completion of the EGH Technician Certificate program, you will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association Certified EGH Technician (CET) exam. Visit the testing organization???s website for the most current information about the certification exam and eligibility requirements

Does the College of Continuing and Professional Education provide job placement?

The College does not guaranty job placement or career but assist counselling for students. Due to the reputation of our healthcare programs, area employers periodically contact us with job opportunities. We notify recent program graduates via email with any job postings related to their field of study.

What financial aid options are available for this program?


What are the state requirements for this program?

There are no state requirements for formal training or certification of EGH Technicians. The state of West Bengal does not currently require licensing. However, many students choose to obtain a national certification or industry recognized credential in their field of interest. Not only does a national certification give you the ability to earn a credential, but it also demonstrates a commitment to your profession.

What can a graduate of this program expect to earn?

The College does not guarantee employment or salary expectations upon graduation from a program. As of November 2011, estimated the wage for an experienced EGH technician position in India to begin at 84000 (annual).



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