Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Coláiste Ríoga na Máinleá in Éirinn

ECG and Cardiac Life Support


This one-day course will offer participants a chance to enhance their knowledge and improve their confidence in 12 lead ECG interpretation. A prior knowledge of ECG interpretation is not essential.

Upcoming course dates

  • Wednesday, 18 April 2018 (9.30am - 5pm) 
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Learning objectives

  • Basic ECG interpretation
  • Acute ischaemia and ECGs
  • Syncope and ECGs
  • ECG mimics of ischemia
  • Bradycardia and tachycardia rhythms
  • Myocardial infarction
Who is this course suitable for? SHOs and registrars involved in emergency medicine, critical care, acute medicine
Fee Free for eligible NCHDs on the CPDSS programme or €300 for others.
Faculty Dr Darragh Shields
CPD points 7.5
Location RCSI, 5th floor, No. 26 York Street, Dublin 2, Ireland.
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Student testimonials

  • Systemic approach to ECGs"
  • Able to apply knowledge to my practice in ED"