The ESC is offering cardiology practitioners a range of certifications to test and assess their knowledge, skills and performance in their practice following post-graduation, educational and training experiences.
ESC certifications are both a proof of professional excellence to the patients and a way for practitioners to enhance their good practice.
ACCA certification for Acute Cardiac Care
HFA certification for Heart Failure
EHRA certifications for: Allied Professionals on Cardiac Pacing & ICDs; Cardiac Pacing & ICDs; Invasive Cardiac Electrophysiology
EACVI certifications for: Adult Transesophageal Echo; Adult Transthoracic Echo; Congenital Heart Disease Echo; CMR; Congenital Heart Disease CMR; Nuclear Cardiology
EAPCI certification for Interventional Cardiology
This part consists of an exam with multiple choice questions (MCQs). The passing scores for each section are established after each exam within the Sub-Committee, based on statistical performance of individual questions and on the average level of scores taken from the respective examination.
Candidates will have to pass the theoretical section successfully before going to the second part. For the practical part, candidates must submit a logbook. It is designed to demonstrate the training, skills and experience of the applicant, under the guidance of supervisors. This part involves practical skills assessment.
Tuesday 22 May 2018
Registration is open.
Tuesday 29 May 2018
Registration is now open
Tuesday 26 June 2018
Registration is open
Wednesday 29 August 2018
Registration is not open yet
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Our mission: To reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease
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