EHRA strives to maintain the highest standards in education and career development. The seal of quality at “EHRA Recognised Training Centres” (ERTC) verifies the use of advanced and uniform teaching techniques.
Put forward your centre and apply!
It is a quality label enabling training centres to highlight efficiency, add value to their quality of education and mentoring, increase notoriety as well as attract fellows and practitioners. It is also designed to be used as a mean to verify the uniformity of educational tools, standardised practical teaching to improve the overall quality of the laboratories.
All EP labs and centres.
ERTC is only for academic centres.
Please read carefully the following Rules and Regulations, prior to completing online the ERTC application form:
EP National Cardiac Society / Working Group
Step 1: Submission of the ERTC application form
Complete positively all mandatory questions of the application form and submit all complementary support letters.
Step 2: Application Assessment
The process will take up to 4 weeks once the ERTC application form is properly submitted.
Step 3: Application Status
Applying centre will be notified whether its application was accepted or not.
Step 4: Payment
The accepted centre is requested to pay the full amount after receiving the invoice via bank transfer and credit card.
Step 5: Visibility
The accepted centre will be featured on our website and get a higher visibility which will attract more fellows.
500 EUR per year*
* 2,500 EUR for the duration of the programme (5 years) and (subject to 20% VAT)– to be paid in full, upon application submission and acceptance after receiving the invoice via bank transfer and credit card.
Application EP and CP Application EP Application CP
You can download the EXCEL file version below to help you to prepare your answers to submit your application on the web form. Please note carefully that you can not send this document to the ESC Certification Office as an official application.
Application form EXCEL file
We are pleased to share the list of EHRA Recognised Training Centres:
Kars Neven, MD, PhD
Dr. Nikola Pavlović, MD
Šime Manola, MD, PhD
Jan Steffel, MD FESC FHRS
The University Hospital Zurich is a tertiary referral centre in the heart of Switzerland. The Division of Electrophysiology performs over 500 EP procedures as well as over 400 Cardiac Device interventions including complex lead extractions. Complex EP procedures are primarily performed using the CARTO system. Our unit employs 5 full-time and 2 part-time electrophysiologists. In addition to the vast clinical and EP learning opportunities, the centre offers a variety of research projects from basic research to clinical studies in electrophysiology as well as cardiac devices.
Dr. Arif Elvan
Isala Heart Centre provides a full range of basic and tertiary cardiac care, except for heart transplantations and cardiology for children, with internationally acknowledged electrophysiology (EP) and interventional cardiology subspecialisms present. Isala Heart Centre has years of educational experience and provides an EP-fellowship programme for invasive cardiac electrophysiology and devices, a full training programme for general cardiology, and a full interventional cardiology training programme. Relevant expertise for EHRA: all facets of invasive cardiac electrophysiology and devices are provided.
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