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 classroom settings and hands-on experience in the 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:

  • 2 Years
  • Clinical Externship – 800 Hours
Upcoming Schedule
Length 2 Years
Schedule Day 9am – 2pm
Eve 5pm-9pm
Start Date Day: Mar 02nd 2020
Eve: Feb 10th 2020

Clinical Externship:

  • At the end of the program, the student will be scheduled for clinical externship where he/she can gain hands-on experience. This course will provide the student with hands-on experience in a physician’s office, hospital, or imaging centers under the supervision and control of the AIHT, overseen by a designated site supervisor. Externships allow students to develop skills and contacts within the profession while they explore various career opportunities.

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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