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12 Lead ECG – Back to Basics

Overview

At a glance

This short four hour course introduces the foundations of reading a 12 Lead ECG.  The 12 Lead ECG can be daunting and sometimes we there is not enough practice reading them.  This course will provide 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 outline a systematic approach to reading the 12 Lead ECG Total cost of this course is $90.00 via PayPal link. Direct access to the course is at  http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/

Delivery Mode Distance
Availability Distance Education
Intake Dates Year Round

Hours of study

This is a four hour course completed online.

Professional Recognition

Successful completion of this course is awarded 4 CPD hours.

Details

Course Summary

Learning outcomes for this course include:

  • 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.

Delivery method

Access to this course is through our Learning Management System at http://cpheonline.cqu.edu.au/.

Program Structure

Self-directed online course with quiz.

Course Information

Self-directed online course with quiz.

How to Apply

Enrolment

To enrol in this short course, please visit and register your attendance at cpheonline.cqu.edu.au