ECG Made Simple for Everyone (Basic)

ECG Made Simple for Everyone (Basic)


Course Overview


The 16-hour electrocardiogram (ECG) program equips the learners with knowledge and skills in; basic functions the heart, principles of ECG operation, checking the ECG strips for errors in recording. The program provides theoretical knowledge and practical skills in performing ECG using the ECG machine and simulators.



By the end of the course, the learners must be able to:

  • describe the anatomy and physiology of the heart
  • perform the basic operation of the ECG machine
  • describe the basic principles used in ECG
  • perform corrections with ECG recording



  1. Basic cardiology
  2. Basic ECG operation
  3. Basic ECG principles
  4. Corrections with ECG recording

Target Participants

Nurses, nurse aides, therapy aides, healthcare assistant

Course Details

Date/ Time

16-17 Feb 2021

16-17 Mar 2021

17-18 Aug 2021

14-15 Sep 2021

Time: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM


Parkway College

168 Jalan Bukit Merah, Tower 3, #02-05

Singapore 150168

Course Trainers

KWSH is delivering the course in partnership with Parkway College.

Dr Richard Tan

Senior Lecturer, Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health

Dr Richard Tan is a senior lecturer in Parkway College with over 20 years of experience and is currently working in Parkway College of Nursing and Allied Health. He holds a PhD in medicine from the Phillipines (1998). Prior to joining Parkway College, he has worked in a hospital and medical clinic in the Phillipines as a resident trainee and doctor, and in NUH department of medicine and emergency department as a medical officer. His area of specialization includes Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology, Pathophysiology and Collaborative Management, Pharmacology, Biological Sciences, training in healthcare and curriculum development.

Course Fees: $520.00 (excluding GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in
eligible community care organisations.

Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).

Contact us:

(65) 6422-1300