TNPTI
EKG Technician

Call (615) 631-8440 or Email us at info@tnpti.com

EKG Technician Program

Classes are 5 days total. 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. plus 20 externship hours.

60 hour Day Program

EKG Technician Courses

Monday – Friday (1 week)

7:30am to 5:30pm

TERM 1

June 13

TERM 2

July 18

TERM 3

August 15

TERM 4

September 12

TERM 5

October 10

TERM 6

November 7

TERM 7

December 5

Plus a 20 hour externship with one of our community partners
A full-time program meeting 40 hours in the classroom plus a 20 hour externship. 

TNPTI Observed Holidays:

January 17, May 28–30, July 2–4, September 3–5, November 23–25, December 19–31

Hour Requirements

Classes are 40 hours of classroom instruction plus a 20 hour externship that TNPTI arranges with each student (2 weeks in total).

Lab Hours: Extra lab practice is available Monday through Saturday. Please contact your instructor to schedule an appointment for extra lab practice.

Admission Requirements

Students wishing to enroll in the EKG program must:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older, as required by the Tennessee State Board
  •  In good standing with no felony convictions. Misdemeanors are not immediate disqualifiers.
  • Willing and able to work with patients while giving the best patient care possible.
  • Must be a high school, G.E.D or HiSET graduate and submit OFFICIAL transcripts indicating date of graduation or completion before beginning class. These may be emailed to: info@TNPTI.com or mailed to: TN Professional Training Institute at 1630 South Church Street, Suite 302 Murfreesboro, TN 37130 

Course Information

Instructor: Ferrari West
Location:  1630 South Church Street, Suite 302 Murfreesboro, TN 37130
Telephone:  615-631-8440
Email:  info@tnpti.com
Hour Requirements: Classes are 40 hours of classroom instruction plus a 20 hour externship that TNPTI arranges with each student (60 hours in total).
Lab Hours: Extra lab practice is available Monday through Saturday. Please contact your instructor to schedule an appointment for extra lab practice.
Graduation Ceremony: TBD with class

Catalog

EKG Technician Catalog

Financial Assistance Available!

We work with several organizations that offer financial assistance upon qualification. Contact us for more information or to set up a financial assistance application meeting. 

Course Outline

Goal

The goal of this course is to give phlebotomy students the knowledge and experience they need in conjunction with the standards of Tennessee to become a trained and employable phlebotomist. TNPTI’s phlebotomy program is designed to provide its students a superior education including small classes, experienced teachers and externship hours so that they may gain the skills and understanding needed for the profession.

Learning Objectives

Over the course of the phlebotomy program, students will learn:

  • Selection of the correct tubes for the requested tests
  • Utilization of the correct procedure for obtaining blood
  • Preparation and usage of equipment, including tubes, holders, needles, syringes, tourniquets, etc.
  • Selection of the appropriate vein
  • Venipuncture and collection of the required sample
  • Mixing and labeling of tubes
  • Performing blood cultures
  • Distribution of blood to the correct area of the lab
  • Proper patient respect and care

Instructional Materials

The $1,500 ($1,200 tuition + $300 materials) tuition includes the cost of materials and equipment.

Students are required to purchase their own set of scrubs (we recommend the purchase of black scrubs).

Attendance Requirement

TN Professional Training Institute’s Phlebotomy program is an intensive, accelerated, 85 Hour Phlebotomy program. Students who miss any class time may be moved to the next session at the discretion of the instructor.

Grading Policy

Students are required to maintain an 80% average to pass this course. If an 80% average is not maintained, students may have to repeat materials before completing the course.

The Ultimate Student Experience

At TN Professional Training Institute, we always give our students a warm welcome at our Murfreesboro, TN school!

Our Office

TNPTI is conveniently located off I-24 (exit 81) in Murfreesboro, Tennessee with plenty of free parking available. TN Professional Training Institute is in the South Church Centre across from Murfreesboro Hyundai.

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