Congenital Heart Disease elearning Course


  • Supports you in understanding, identifying & managing congenital heart disease.
  • Offers essential introduction to issues
  • Developed by UK’s top clinical specialists


The Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) course gives you the essential introductory overview CHD and highlights the advances in paediatric care that have resulted in increasing numbers of patients surviving into adult life.

Written by the UK’s Top Clinical Specialists

  This online training has been developed in the UK by the British Congenital Cardiac Association (BCCA), the Congenital Cardiac Nurses Association (CCNA), The Children’s Heart Federation (CHF) and the Somerville Heart Foundation and Health Education England elearning for healthcare. This course meets the highest training standards and offers a world-class elearning experience.

Made to Fit Your Busy Life

  The engaging, interactive content, that’s delivered online, means you can study at home, in work or even on the move. Plus, the bitesize modules track your progress, so it’s possible to dip in and out of sessions, and allow you to access them in any order, as frequently as you need. Making this the perfect course to enhance your knowledge and skills even when you have a busy life.     &nbspDeveloped in the UK by experts from within the CHD field to train NHS staff but now available to healthcare professionals around the world, the course consists of three elearning sessions:
  • An introduction to congenital heart disease
  • An introduction to the neonate or Infant with congenital heart disease.
  • Acute presentations in Adult Congenital Heart Disease.

How You Will Benefit from this Course

  The high-quality, interactive course is ideal for all clinical healthcare professionals who are not specialists in CHD but may need to care for patients with CHD in their current role. The resource will also be useful for all other clinical colleagues to understand the implications of congenital heart disease, as patients will access other services throughout their lifetime. The engaging course takes approximately 2 hours to complete and, on doing so, you will gain a good understanding of this type of heart disease and know how to contact their nearest network and helplines.