Telemetry Basic Certification

Course description:

Telemetry Basic Certification is designed to evaluate basic rhythm recognition and telemetry skills. The material is abstracted from ACLS basic rhythm intCompletion and certification of this course will provide the following:

  • 2.0 continuing education contact hours
  • Certificate of course completion
  • Core competency in basic rhythm recognition
Course goals and objectives:
  • Provide core competency, education and evaluation regarding basic telemetry skills
  • Improve safety for patients assigned to telemetry monitoring
  • Promote education regarding basic telemetry interputation
  • Provide basic knowledge of life threatening and ECG rhythm changes
Course topic and content:
  • PR Interval measurements
  • P wave identification
  • QRS measurement
  • Identification of basic cardiac rhythm
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • AED use
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Pulseless electrical activity
  • Normal sinus rhythm
  • Sinus tachycardia
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Sinus bradycardia
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Atrial fibrillation with rapid ventricular response
  • Junctional rhythm
  • Normal ecg
  • Myocardial injury pattern recognition
  • ST depression
  • ST elevation
  • Inferior MI identification
  • Anterior lateral MI identification
Certification fee: $12.50



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