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Cardiac Electrophysiology Professional Certificate

Build upon your current knowledge of EP and cardiac devices, to further your clinical practice, with the acquisition of a Professional Certificate in Cardiac Electrophysiology.

About

Cardiac Electrophysiology combines patient care with best practices in medical technology and pharmacology to diagnose and treat heart rhythm problems. Candidates may want to continue their education with Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences in our Bachelors of Science Degree in Health Sciences (BSHS).

Professional Certificate

This online professional certificate is designed for working technologists looking to advance their theoretical knowledge of cardiac electrophysiology and internal cardiac devices.

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Accreditation

The Professional Certificate Program in Cardiac Electrophysiology is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee for Cardiovascular technology. See more accreditation information.

Requirements

Professional Certificate

Applicants to the Professional Certificate in Cardiac Electrophysiology must:

  • Be credentialed or licensed and in good standing in RCES, RCIS, NMT, RT, RRT or RN.
  • Be employed full time in the electrophysiology lab or in a cardiovascular lab performing electrophysiology studies and cardiac device implants.
  • Provide two professional references with their college application

Curriculum

Online Professional Certificate Program

The Cardiac Electrophysiology Professional Certificate provides technologists who are currently working in
the electrophysiology lab with theoretical knowledge of cardiac electrophysiology and internal cardiac
devices.

CoursesCredits
CEP 200Introduction to Cardiac Electrophysiology3
CEP 202Cardiac Electrophysiology Science3
CEP 204Cardiac Electrophysiology Theory I3
CEP 215EP Arrhythmia Theory3
CEP 216Cardiac Device Theory3
HSC 200Advanced Cardiac Life Support1
Total Combined Credits16