12 Lead ECG - Back to Basics - PDC20067
If you are looking for an introductory level micro-credential that introduces the foundations of reading a 12 Lead ECG this is for you! You will receive an overview of the physiology and electrical activity of the heart, the identifiers of a normal sinus rhythm, explore electrode placement for various leads and be able to outline a systematic approach to reading the 12 Lead ECG. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.
This online micro-credential introduces the foundations of reading a 12 lead ECG. The micro-credential will provide an overview of the physiology and electrical activity of the heart, the identifiers of a normal sinus rhythm, explore the electrode placement for various leads and outline a systematic approach to reading the 12 Lead ECG.
This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.
Standard Micro-Credential StructureDuration: 4 hours
- Outline the physiology and electrical activity of the heart
- Recognise normal sinus rhythm and common cardiac arrhythmias
- Identify a systematic approach to reading a 12 Lead ECG Describe ECG lead systems and placement
- Describe troubleshooting strategies for ECG tracings.
Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.