ECG & Pharmacology

American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Authorized Course
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Course Description

  • The American Heart Association’s ECG & Pharmacology Course is a classroom-based, Instructor-led course designed to improve electrocardiogram (ECG) recognition skills and pharmacology knowledge for treating cardiovascular emergencies. ECG & Pharmacology contains two modules, ECG is the first and primary module for the course, followed by Pharmacology, which cover the medications utilized in treating ECG arrhythmias.

Course Content

  • Heart anatomy
  • Basic electrophysiology
  • Normal ECG measurements
  • Arrhythmia recognition and causes, including all heart blocks and life-threatening rhythms
  • Basic arrhythmias Pharmacology
  • Basic ACLS drugs and usage
  • Drugs, doses and routes of administration during cardiovascular emergencies
  • Integrating basic drug pharmacology into ACLS algorithms
  • Management of acute coronary syndromes (ACS) and stroke

Intended Audience

  • This course is for healthcare professionals who participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest or other cardiovascular emergencies. This includes personnel in emergency response, emergency medicine, intensive care and critical care units such as physicians, nurses, paramedics, and others who require this specialized knowledge for their job.
  • Potential candidates for employment as an ECG Monitor Technician and/or ECG Technician
  • Nurses and nursing students • EMT’s and EMT students
  • Paramedic and Paramedic students
  • Healthcare Providers who wish to strengthen their ECG skills
  • ACLS and/or PALS students as a pre-course option who complete the pre-course self-assessment and find they need to improve their knowledge.

Course Completion


American Heart Association Certification


Continuing Education Hours – BRN/BVNPT approved for Healthcare Providers

Receive all of the above on the same day!

Contact us to arrange one-on-one ECG tutoring

Schedules & Registration

$120 – Classroom course

Includes Certificate of Continuing Education

$20 $30 $40 Deals:
$20.00 Discount – from your second course
$30.00 Discount – from your third course
$40.00 Discount – from your fourth course

Register within 1 year
*CPR/BLS, NRP, IV Therapy, MAB & online courses not applicable
Enter promocode “203040deal” when registering
Discounts applied at class


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