Basic ECG Course


This course is designed for registered professional nurses and other healthcare professionals who work in settings that require cardiac telemetry.  The course consists of a step-by-step approach to rhythm analysis and interpretation. You will learn basic electrocardiography, normal and abnormal cardiac rhythms, clinical symptoms and treatment modalities.

A certificate of completion is provided at the end of the course.

Upon completion of this program the student should be able to:

  • Interpret and analyze ECG strips and determine rate, regularity and rhythm
  • Describe the normal physiology of cardiac conduction
  • Distinguish between basic dysrhythmias
  • Describe the features and associated treatments for each basic dysrhythmias