Course Breakdown:  Live 4-Hour Classes
Credit Awarded:  4 Hours
Credit Type: Advanced
Accredited: CAPCE (F5-VILT), CE Broker (FL, KY, TN), Pennsylvania Bureau of EMS, and Virginia Office of EMS
Enrollment Period:  One year or until completed, whichever comes first
Topics:  Advanced Rhythm Recognition

This LIVE comprehensive program teaches you to correctly interpret a 12 Lead ECG and is offered once monthly.

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Course objectives:

  • Process for acquiring a 12 lead ECG
  • Proper lead placement and skin preparation
  • Anatomical views of the heart
  • Indications for obtaining a 12 lead ECG
  • Electrical conduction system
  • Cardiac wave forms
  • Axis deviation
  • Recognition of acute coronary syndrome (ACS)
  • Bundle branch blocks
  • Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (LVH) and ST segment elevation