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: 7 hours for Beginner, 3 hours for Advanced

Course Delivery and Cost


$300 for Beginner

$100 for Advanced


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


Beginner Course

Self-directed learning. For only $100, receive a recording of the program along with the course presentation. When completed, send the trainer your assessment and receive a certificate of completion with 7 CPD hours! 

2021 Advanced Course Dates

June 17, October 11, November 5, December 2

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