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Continuing Education Offers Healthcare EKG Certification Preparation

Sept. 20, 2011 – Collin College’s Continuing Education will offer an Electrocardiography (EKG) Certification Preparation course starting on Tuesday, Oct. 4 at the Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd., in Plano.

The 50-hour course prepares students to take the American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians (ASPT) EKG Certification exam at the completion of the course.

Students will learn anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, perform basic electrocardiography procedures, interpretation of basic dysrhythmias, and demonstrate appropriate treatments.

For more information on healthcare certifications, call 972.599.3117 or email Jyo Pai at

Collin College serves about 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.