Introduction to 12 Lead ECG Interpretation Course

Learning Outcomes/course outline

AHA's 12 Lead ECG Interpretation Course will provide participants with the chance to develop their understanding of cardiovascular pathophysiology and the associated electrocardiograph findings that underpin systematic Electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation. Students will gain confidence through the development of knowledge relating to cardiac physiology, the principles of electrocardiography and the criteria associated with conditions commonly observed on the ECG. AHA is pleased to provide a basic program with the option to add on an advanced module at a later date if you so choose . The basic program is great for nurses working in any environment, especially medical clinics, medical/surgical wards, or outpatient clinics. The advanced stream is an add on to the beginner program and is recommended for nurses working or wanting to work within a critical care area such as emergency or ICU. 

CPD: 8 hours for beginner course, additional 3 hours if you choose to add on the advanced module

Course Delivery and Cost


$200 for Beginner Module, an additional $100 to add on Advanced Module


Theoretical assessment will be carried out at the end of the course.

Course content

  • Cardiac Anatomy
  • Cardiac Physiology
  • Pathophysiology of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Performing ECGs
  • Interpret and Analyse ECGs
  • Myocardial Infarction and Management


NSW 2021 Beginner Course Dates

February 11, March 17, April 7, May 11, June 16, October 9, November 4

NSW 2021 Advanced Course Dates

February 24, April 8, May 12, June 17, October 11, November 5

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