This is the professionally recognised course for all those who are reporting on both 12 lead and ambulatory ECGs.

This intensive course is designed as preparation for those planning to sit the Diploma in ECG Interpretation examination. It is suitable for associate practitioners, cardiac scientists, specialist nurses, doctors and any other healthcare professionals wishing to demonstrate skills and knowledge beyond Certificate level. Examination for this award is in the form of a 3 hour written paper, registration form available through or by emailing

The course covers the entire syllabus which can be accessed here: Syllabus

The course will be delivered using Zoom to create a virtual classroom environment. To get the most benefit delegates will need access to a high speed, stable internet connection, a computer or electronic device with the Zoom app downloaded, preferably with a display monitor sufficiently large to allow small details on screen to be visible, webcam/video and ideally a headset with microphone or headphones to enhance audio quality. Full details of how to access the classroom, including security information, will be provided to registrants in advance of the course.

To register for the course please follow the link: eventbrite

The society offers an examination to assess competence in ECG interpretation at the level described. Success in the exam will lead to the awarding of the SCST Diploma in ECG Interpretation.

The next examinations are planned for March 2021 in Birmingham, UK.