Student Syllabus

Professional Training Group

  Lesson # 1 Lesson # 2 Lesson # 3 Lesson # 4
Classroom Review        
EKG Pain and Simple (Book Chapter) Chapter One Chapter Two Chapter Three LAB
EKG Pain and Simple (Pages) (pages 1-12) (pages 12-34) (pages 35-46) N/A
EKG Pain and Simple (Topic Review) Coronary Anatomy and Physiology Electrophysiology Lead Morphology and Placement N/A
Student Workbook-(see Section “B” for Handouts) Hand Out #1 – Anatomy & Physiology of the Cardiovascular System Hand Out #2 – The Conduction System N/A Hand Outs # 3, #4 & #5 – EKG Lead Placement, The Blood Pressure, EKG Tracing and Waves, & Patient Preparation and Safety
Student Workbook – EKG Slides (Slides D) Slides 2 -5 (Slides D) Slides 6 -14 (Slides D) Slides15 -23 N/A
Quiz (beginning of class) N/A N/A N/A N/A
LAB (Hands on Instruction) N/A N/A N/A Introduction to the EKG Machine, Patient Preparation and Safety, 12-lead EKG, Obtaining a Blood Pressure
Homework
EKG Plain and Simple Textbook – Read Chapter Chapter Two (pages 13-34) Chapter Three (pages 35-46) N/A Chapter Four (pages 47-60)

 

  Lesson # 5 Lesson # 6 Lesson # 7 Lesson # 8
Classroom Review        
EKG Pain and Simple (Book Chapter) Chapter Four Chapters Five and Six Chapter Seven Chapter Eight
EKG Pain and Simple (Pages) (pages 47-60) (pages 61-78) (pages 79-98) (pages 99-120)
EKG Pain and Simple (Topic Review) Technical Aspects of the EKG Calculating Heart Rate & How to Interpret a Rhythm Strip Rhythms Originating in the Sinus Node Rhythms Originating in the Atria
Student Workbook-(see Section “B” for Handouts) N/A N/A Hand Out # 6 & 6A – Arrhythmias N/A
Student Workbook – EKG Slides (Slides D) Slides 24 -30 (Slides D) Slides 31 -37 (Slides D) Slides38 – 43 (Slides D) Slides 44 – 50
Quiz (beginning of class) N/A Quiz #1 – Chapters 1, 2, 3, & 4 N/A N/A
LAB (Hands on Instruction) Performing 12-Lead EKGs Performing 12-Lead EKGs N/A N/A
Homework
EKG Plain and Simple Textbook – Read Chapter Chapter Five & Six (pages 61-78) Chapter Seven (pages 79-98) Chapter Eight (pages 99-120) Chapter Nine  (pages 121-132)

 

 

  Lesson # 9 Lesson # 10 Lesson # 11 Lesson # 12
Classroom Review        
EKG Pain and Simple (Book Chapter) Chapter Nine Chapter Ten Chapter Eleven Chapter Twelve
EKG Pain and Simple (Pages) (pages 121-132) (pages 133-156) (pages157-176) (pages177-302)
EKG Pain and Simple (Topic Review) Rhythms Originating in the AV Junction Rhythms Originating in the Ventricles AV Blocks Rhythm Practice Strips
Student Workbook-(see Section “B” for Handouts) N/A N/A N/A N/A
Student Workbook – EKG Slides (Slides D) Slides 51-53 (Slides D) Slides 54-61 (Slides D) Slides62-68 (Slides D) Slides69-79
Quiz (beginning of class) N/A Quiz #2 – Chapters 5, 6, 7, 8, & 9 N/A N/A
LAB (Hands on Instruction) Performing 12-Lead EKGs Performing 12-Lead EKGs Performing 12-Lead EKGs Performing 12-Lead EKGs
Homework
EKG Plain and Simple Textbook – Read Chapter Chapter Ten (pages 133-156) Chapter Eleven (pages 157-176) Chapter Twelve (pages 177-302) Chapter Thirteen (pages 303-318)

 

  Lesson # 13 Lesson # 14 Lesson # 15  
Classroom Review        
EKG Pain and Simple (Book Chapter) Chapter Thirteen Chapter Fourteen Final Exam
EKG Pain and Simple (Pages) (pages 303-318) (pages 319-346)
EKG Pain and Simple (Topic Review) Artificial Pacemakers Diagnosis Electrocardiography
Student Workbook-(see Section “B” for Handouts) Hand Out # 7-Pacemakers & #8-Holter Monitor #9-Echocardiography & #10-EKG Study Guide
Student Workbook – EKG Slides (Slides D) Slides 80-83 (Slides D) Slides 84-93
Quiz (beginning of class) Quiz #3 – Chapters 10, 11, 12 N/A
LAB (Hands on Instruction) Performing 12-Lead EKGs Performing 12-Lead EKGs
Homework
EKG Plain and Simple Textbook – Read Chapter Chapter Fourteen (pages 319-346) Study for Final Exam