Cardiovascular Technologist

Cardiovascular Technologist Schools – Cardiovascular Training

Cardiovascular Technologist Training Program

Cardiovascular Technologists specialize in cardiac (heart) sonography as well as peripheral vascular (blood vessels) sonography.The Cardiovascular Technologists perform diagnostic examinations at the request or direction of a physician.

AIHT Cardiovascular Technologist School traditional teaching method includes theory classes in class room settings and hands on experience in clinical lab. In the clinical lab students will be trained with scanning of the heart and vessels not limiting to valves, walls and velocities(Doppler). The students will also be taught about the stress echo, and holter monitoring.

Most of the AIHT students comes for cardiovascular training from the different areas of Connecticut such as Stratford, Bridgeport, Stamford, Hartford, Boston, Waterbury, Norwalk, Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Darien, Easton, Fairfield, Greenwich, Milford, Monroe, New Canaan, New Fairfield, Newtown, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Redding, Ridgefield, Shelton, Sherman, Trumbull, Weston, Westport, Wilton and New York.

Program Courses:

  • Medical Terminology and Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Ultrasound Physics & Instrumentation
  • Electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Adult Echocardiography
  • Vascular Ultrasound

Program Length and Schedule:

  • 2220 Clock Hours
  • Classroom Instruction & Lab – 1420 Hours
  • Clinical Externship – 800 Hours
Upcoming Schedule
Length 20 Months
Schedule Day 9am – 2pm
Start Date Day: Nov 11th 2019
Day: Feb 10th 2020

Clinical Externship:

  • At the end of the program student will be scheduled for clinical externship where he/she can gain hands on experience

Next Step:

    • Eligible students can take Exam for ARDMS (American Registry of Medical Sonographers)
    • * Job Assistance is offered at no additional cost.

GE Disclosure:

  • In compliance with 34 CFR 668.6(b), the link below provides program disclosure information including tuition and fees, placement rates, completion rates, and other important information for the Cardiovascular Program at American Institute of Healthcare and Technology.
    Undergraduate certificate in Cardiovascular Technologist – Day