12 Lead EKG

EMS1 Academy’s EKG 12-lead EKG course is an excellent review of the EKG interpretation skills a paramedic requires in the field. The course includes a thorough, interactive, and engaging review of:

  • Cardiac anatomy and physiology
  • Coronary circulation
  • Limb leads and chest leads
  • Normal EKG complex
  • Acute coronary syndrome – classification and pathophysiology
  • EKG appearances in various clinical scenarios
  • ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI)
  • Non-ST elevation myocardial infarction
  • Acute myocardial ischemia
  • Ventricular dysrhythmias

The course will sharpen, refresh, and review the critically important paramedic skill set of EKG interpretation.

Credit Hours: 3 (First Responder, EMT, Paramedic)