Certificate in Interventional Cardiac & Vascular Technology – Cardiac
Forsyth Technical Community College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Interventional Cardiac and Vascular Technology – Cardiac is intended for individuals who are employed in a Cardiac Cath Lab and have graduated from an approved accredited program and earned an Associate Degree or higher in Nursing, Paramedic, Respiratory Therapy, or Radiography; or graduates who have earned Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology.  The curriculum provides knowledge and skills necessary to qualify as entry-level Intervention Cardiac and Vascular Specialists.  Courses include radiographic physics, radiation protection, patient care, ECG, pharmacology, anatomy, and pathology.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Forsyth Technical Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

2.8 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Graduation from an eligible program (B.S. Biology/Electrophysiology, Echo, Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic, Radiology, Respiratory Therapy, Registered Nursing, Nuclear Medicine)
  • Secured employment in a cardiovascular interventional lab