The College of Southern Nevada, Mesquite campus, located at 140 N. Yucca St., plans to offer an EKG telemetry tech class.
Electrocardiography (ECG or EKG from the German Elektrokardiogramm) tracks the electrical activity of the heart through electrodes attached to the skin and recorded by an external device.
This course is designed to prepare students for employment as a monitor-telemetry technician. The class is to be held Aug. 9–11, Thursday through Saturday. Thursday and Friday classes are scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. and continue through 2 p.m. The Saturday class is to be held 8 a.m.–noon.
To sign up for the class, learn the cost or for more information call the CSN office at (702) 346-2485.