CRM Jumpstart



James Holland, MS, CCDS

James Holland, MS, CCDS

President & CEO

Kimber Walters, RN, BSN, CCDS, MBA

Kimber Walters, RN, BSN, CCDS, MBA

Vice President & COO

Sarah Fritzsche, CCDS

Sarah Fritzsche, CCDS

CRM Specialist

Jumpstart is an 8 day cardiac rhythm management (CRM) course for allied health care professionals. Attendees should have a basic understanding of EKG and its interpretation, e.g., Dale Dubin’s Rapid Interpretation of EKG’s, chapters 1-6. Ideal candidates for the CRM Jumpstart are device clinic and newer industry professionals. Classes are held Tuesday through Friday (week 1) and Monday through Thursday (week 2) 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (except the last day which ends at noon). The course combines didactic with hands-on programming experience with all of the device manufacturers. This course does not qualify for CME/CEU credits.

The cost of the course is $2,450 (due 2 weeks prior to class start date) which includes a textbook and a Tablet loaded with all of the PowerPoint slides.

Sample Jumpstart Agenda.

Upcoming Sessions:

These classes are onsite at ATI in Greenville, SC. Jumpstart classes do not qualify for CME/CEU credits. Covid precautions observed include: Temperatures upon entering; safe distancing; mask requirement if not vaccinated; sanitizing equipment and common areas daily.

New 8 day schedule:

February 22, 2022 - March 3, 2022 (Class full, please email for waitlist)


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NEXT CLASS STARTS: February 22, 2022

Course will run weekdays from Tuesday through Friday (week 1) and Monday through Thursday (week 2).


Course Location:
400 Executive Center Drive, Suite 116
Greenville, SC 29615

Our Remote Monitoring 101 Course is a great supplement to our Jumpstart Program.
For more information and/or to register click here.


Jumpstart evaluation comments from a few of the device clinic attendees:

“Staff was experienced, knowledgeable and receptive to all questions and needs. Excellent program!” ~ 6 months on the job

“Such an incredible wealth of knowledge at this institution. Everyone was very thorough. I wouldn’t change anything.” ~ 3 years experience

“This was a wonderful learning opportunity. The class and staff offered learning experiences that were well tailored to the needs of the participants. I came into this class with some basic knowledge of pacing and still found myself challenged. The teaching staff was interesting and flexible.” ~ 1.5 years cardiology office

“Great course – everyone was so knowledgeable, enthusiastic and helpful. I am so glad to have had this opportunity!” ~ 1 year industry experience

“The instructors were incredibly knowledgeable and effective!! I learned more than expected. It is a great foundation course with the perfect balance of patient versus device emphasis.” ~ New hire

“Words can’t do these instructors justice. Strongly recommend this class to everyone entering the pacing arena. Top-notch – really!!” ~ 1 year industry experience

"I am very sincere, you have such an incredible staff. Incredible knowledge and just SUPER people - kind, interested...I really DO miss everyone already. Thank you ATI!! The past two weeks were invaluable..." ~ New hire - 6 weeks