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ECG (Electrocardiogram) Online Training

Cost: £6.00

Welcome to our ECG (Electrocardiogram) online Training. Upon completion, you will receive a certificate of completion. The course duration is approximately 1 hour and will earn you 1 CPD point. You have 6 months from the date of purchase to finish this training.

This module covers various topics related to ECG (Electrocardiogram) online training module:


1. Introduction to ECG: This section provides an overview of the purpose and importance of ECG in healthcare, as well as its role in diagnosing various cardiac conditions.
2. Anatomy and Physiology: This module covers the basic anatomy and physiology of the heart, including the structure and function of different cardiac components.
3. ECG Equipment and Leads: Here, healthcare workers learn about the different types of ECG equipment and leads used in clinical practice, including electrode placement and lead configurations.
4. ECG Waveform Interpretation: This section focuses on the interpretation of ECG waveforms, including understanding the P, QRS, and T waves, as well as identifying normal and abnormal findings.
5. Common Cardiac Arrhythmias: This module discusses various cardiac arrhythmias, such as atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, and heart block, with an emphasis on their ECG characteristics, clinical significance, and management.
6. Artifact Recognition and Troubleshooting: Healthcare workers learn how to recognize and troubleshoot common artifacts that can affect ECG waveforms, such as patient movement, electrical interference, and improper lead placement.
7. ECG Measurement and Calculation: This section covers the measurement and calculation of various ECG parameters, such as heart rate, PR interval, QRS duration, and QT interval.
8. Quality Assurance and Documentation: The importance of maintaining accurate ECG records, proper documentation, and quality assurance measures are discussed in this section.


The learning outcomes are:

1. Understanding the purpose and importance of ECG in healthcare.
2. Familiarity with the anatomy and physiology of the heart and its electrical conduction system.
3. Knowledge of the different types of ECG equipment and leads used in clinical practice.
4. Proficiency in interpreting ECG waveforms and identifying normal and abnormal findings.
5. Recognition and understanding of common cardiac arrhythmias and their ECG characteristics.
6. Ability to troubleshoot and minimize artifacts that can affect ECG waveforms.
7. Competence in measuring and calculating various ECG parameters, such as heart rate and intervals.
8. Skill in applying ECG interpretation knowledge to real-world scenarios through interactive exercises and case studies.

We hope you find this module informative and beneficial for your professional development in ECG (Electrocardiogram) online training module.

If you need more information about this course, please contact Train Healthcare directly at 0208 3266 704 or email contact@trainhealthcare.com.
Please note that refunds are not available for online training purchases.

Nursing and Midwife Council's (CPD Points).

Requirements:
It is necessary to complete 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points) of relevant CPD within the three-year period since your last registration renewal or since joining the register.
Of these 35 hours (35 Nursing CPD Points), a minimum of 20 hours (20 Nursing CPD Points), should be dedicated to participatory learning, which involves engaging in activities that facilitate interaction with other professionals.