Basic ECG Recognition for Health Care Providers

The electrocardiogram (ECG) is a diagnostic tool that measures and records the electrical activity of the heart. Interpretation of these details allows diagnosis of a wide range of heart conditions. This online Short Course provides an outline of performing the 12 lead ECG and basic interpretation.. 

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
2 hours
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider

What will I learn?

  1. Understand the anatomy and physiology of the heart
  2. Understand the process of performing an ECG
  3. Understand basic analysis of the ECG


Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.