Duration: 05 Hours
An Electrocardiography, or ECG, is used to measure the rate and regularity of heartbeats, as well as the size and position of the chambers, the presence of any damage to the heart, and the effects of drugs or devices used to regulate the heart, such as a pacemaker. This workshop is to understand the technical components of ECG, the roles and responsibilities of the technician and how it relates to patient care.
There are no upcoming events.
• Learn to do ECGs using actual equipment during laboratory modules
• Build confidence by using current and updated equipment
• Program is taught by a Registered Nurse or other Medical Professional
• Small class size provides extra hands on time with the equipment
• Introduction to ECG
• Anatomy and Physiology of the
• Cardiovascular System
• Understanding the role of the ECG
• ECG equipment and supplies
• Patient preparation, related legal and ethical issues
• Performing 12-lead ECG
• Identification and measures to fix common artifacts
• Mounting and basic interpretation
*This program does not require approval under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.