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Covenant School of Nursing Extension Programs

We are now offering a Certified Patient Care Technician Program and an EKG Monitor Technician Course. These classes are designed for people from all backgrounds of life. From a person with no medical experience to a person who has worked in the medical field but is ready to launch a new career.

Patient Care Technician Program

The Certified Patient Care Technician provides bedside care and performs procedures such as vital signs, electrocardiography (ECG), phlebotomy (blood draws) and interacts in daily communication with patients, nurses, doctors and patients' families.

Program Requirements

  • 17 years old

  • High School transcript / GED verification or High School proof of enrollment

  • Must pass a background check

  • Current immunization form

  • COVID-19 Vaccine or exemption

  • Application Packet submitted to CSON by deadline

Official Start Dates

Packet Deadline Start Date End Date
January 5, 2022 January 10, 2022 February 12, 2022
March 14, 2022 March 21, 2022 April 23, 2022

*Week 1 Lecture Monday through Thursday (5:30pm - 9:30pm)

*Week 2 Lecture Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday (5:30pm - 9:30pm) : Clinicals Saturday (7am - 3pm)

*Week 3 - 5 Lecture Monday, Tuesday (5:30pm - 9:30pm) : Clinicals Saturday (7am - 7pm)

*Students will also complete two 4-hour phlebotomy clinical experiences within the program

Tuition and Fees

Application Fee: $25.00 This fee must be paid when you submit your application packet. (*This fee includes a background check from Texas Department of Public Safety.)

Tuition: $500.00 Online Course Resources: $70.00 Certification Exam: $155.00 Total: $750.00

If interested in the Certified Patient Care Technician program, please call (806)725-8901

Online Application

1. Patient Care Technician Application- This link will take you directly to the application.

Application Packet

Please submit an application packet to our office (address listed below) to complete your application for this program.

2. Application Checklist Click here to access the Application Checklist

3. Acknowledgement Form Click here to access the Acknowledgement Form

4. High School Transcript / GED verification or High School proof of enrollment (All foreign transcripts must be evaluated by WES)

5. Immunization Form Click here to access the Immunization form

6. *Copy of your COVID-19 Vaccine card* or exemption form (medical or religious exemption)

7. Copy of your Driver's License or photo ID

Submitting your application packet

Please mail or bring your packet in when it is completed. Please note that it is not possible for our office to review your application packet at the time it is submitted. Please make sure to submit your documents in a manila envelope (click here to view an example) with your $25.00 application fee (check or money order only).

Address:
Covenant School of Nursing,
Attention: Admissions Office
1919 Frankford Ave.
Lubbock, Texas 79407

EKG Monitor Technician Course

This five week course will include eleven classes that will be comprised of thirty hours of class time and ten practicum hours. Classes will be held on Monday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM and the last two days of the course will be direct observation EKG monitoring. The completion of this course along with a minimum of three to six months of EKG work experience will help you prepare for the Certified EKG Technician through National Healthcareer Association.

Packet Deadline Start Date End Date
April 22, 2022 May 2, 2022 June 6, 2022
July 22, 2022 August 1, 2022 September 8, 2022
October 28, 2022 November 7, 2022 December 15, 2022

Tuition and Fees

Application Fee: $25.00 This fee must be paid at the time of your application packet submission.(*This fee includes a background check from Texas Department of Public Safety.)

Tuition: $525.00

Total: $550.00

Program Requirements

  • 17 years old

  • High School Transcript / GED verification or High School proof of enrollment

  • Must pass a background check

  • Current immunization form

  • COVID-19 Vaccine or exemption

  • Application Packet to be mailed into CSON

If interested in the EKG Monitor Technician Course, please contact the Recruiter :

Application

1. EKG Monitor Technician Application-This link takes you directly to the application.

Application Packet

Please submit a application packet to our office (address listed below) to complete your application for this course.

2. Application Checklist Click here to access the Application Checklist

3. Acknowledgemennt Form Click here to access the EKG Acknowledgement Form

4. High School Transcript / GED verification or High School proof of enrollment (All foreign transcripts must be evaluated by WES)

5. Immunization Click here to access the Immunization Form

6. ​​*Copy of your COVID-19 Vaccine card* or exemption form (medical or religious exemption)

7. Copy of your Driver's license or Photo ID

Submitting your application packet

Please mail or bring in your packet when it is completed. Please note that it is not possible for our office to review your application packet at the time it is submitted. Please make sure to submit your documents in a manila envelope (click here to view an example) with your $25.00 application fee (check or money order only).

Address:
Covenant School of Nursing,
Attn: Admissions Office
1919 Frankford Ave.
Lubbock, Texas 79407
Please contact us for deadlines & dates for these programs.

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