FALL 2024


Sept. 24 – Dec. 12Person County CampusTheory: *T/Th; 1-4 p.m.
Lab: T/Th; 1-4:15 p.m.

*Theory: Class will meet on campus, face to face, on T/Th from 1 – 4 p.m. with required minimum weekly online hours via Moodle. Please click here to see the detailed schedule.

HYBRID: A combination of Face-to-Face and Online (less than 50% online). Stay motivated and stay in communication with your instructor!

Prerequisite: High School Diploma/High School Equivalency


  1. Registration fee – $234*; Fee Includes
    $9 Accident & Malpractice Insurance
    $5 Technology Fee
    $15 BLS CPR Card
    $25 Lab Fee
    This is a noncredit certificate course, and it does not qualify for financial aid or payment plans. 
  2. $34.96, Textbook: Hartman’s Complete Guide for the EKG Technician, 2nd Edition.
    ISBN: 978-1-60425-151-7
    $14.95, Workbook: Hartman’s Complete Guide for the EKG Technician
    ISBN: 978-1-60425-152-4
    Textbooks may be purchased from the PCC Bookstore at   www.pccstore.com.
  3. $84, NHA Online Practice Exam & Study Guide purchased directly from NHA .
  4. $13.18, Rapid-Cardiac Universal Badge (R-CAT). R-CAT Badge can be purchased from the Bookstore or anywhere EKG supplies are sold. 
  5. $10.14, EKG Caliper. Available from the PCC Bookstore or anywhere EKG supplies are sold.  
  6. $129, National Healthcareer Association (NHA) EKG Technician Board Exam. This fee is paid directly to NHA no later than ten days before testing. Students must successfully complete the class before registering for the exam. The exam will be held on the Caswell County Campus.


  • Scholarships are available for Person or Caswell County Residents, of 1 year or more, to cover registration fee only. The link to apply will be sent via email with your payment instructions once you have been registered for the course.
  • Students residing outside Person and Caswell Counties or those needing assistance to pay for full course are encouraged to contact their local NC Works or Telamon Corporation Office to find out if they qualify for their services.


Lori Watlington by email at  Lori.Watlington@piedmontcc.edu  or by phone (336) 694-8080.