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Certification & Accreditation

Formal European recognition for individuals and laboratories

Non-Invasive Imaging

The EACVI provides the foremost individual certification and laboratory accreditation programmes for professional
excellence in Europe and formal acknowledgement from a scientific society. The aim is to raise quality standards of practice and equipment across Europe in a uniform manner. 

Individual certification is available in Echocardiography and Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.

Laboratory accreditation is only available in echocardiography for now. 

Forthcoming Certification examinations

Select your examination below to find out more about the objectives and requirements.

Certification Organisation Forthcoming exams
Adult Transthoracic
Echocardiography (TTE)
EACVI, Echo section

EuroEcho-Imaging 2016
8 December 2016, Leipzig, Germany

Adult Transesophageal
Echocardiography (TOE)
EACVI, Echo section &

EuroEcho-Imaging 2016

9 December 2016, Leipzig, Germany

Congenital Heart Disease
Echocardiography (CHD)
EACVI, Echo section &

EuroEcho-Imaging 2016

9 December 2016, Leipzig, Germany

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (CMR) EACVI, CMR section

EuroCMR 2017
27 May 2017, Prague,

Czech Republic


The EACVI would like to congratulate all the successful candidates who passed the EACVI certification process. Discover who they are, which country they come from:
TTETOE , CHDCMR Level 2 & CMR Level 3

Laboratory accreditation

The EACVI aims at raising quality standards of practice and equipment across Europe in a uniform manner. It is also designed to be used as an educational tool to improve the overall quality of the laboratories.

Accreditation is available in Transthoracic (TTE), Transesophageal (TOE) and Stress Echocardiography (SE) for echocardiographic laboratories. Read more