Education

Image of a coronary angiogram, producing a visualisation of the arterial blood.

Image of a coronary angiogram, producing a visualisation of the arterial blood.

Online learning site

www.learning.sct.org.nz

SCT Education Courses

The SCT education courses are specifically aimed towards aspiring Cardiac Physiologists and Physiology Technicians in New Zealand and abroad.

Complete an application form CPM and CCP Application Form and send the to education.sct@gmail.com .

In order to undertake an SCT course, you must be a member of the society.

The SCT courses will assist with gaining the knowledge and practical skills required to obtain clinical competency for practicing as a Cardiac / Physiology Technician or Cardiac Physiologist in New Zealand.

The training courses offered are as per the following document:

SCT Training Courses

Certificate in Physiological Measurement (CPM) – 1 year Technicians course.

Certification of Cardiac Physiologists (CCP) - 2 year Physiologists course.

Specialist Cardiac Physiologists performing: electrophysiology, implantation and/or follow-up of cardiac implanted devices, echocardiography and/or advanced cardiac catheterisation, are required to undertake specialist qualifications and training pertaining to the work they are performing.