Course Information


Description and Target Audience

This AWHONN Advanced Fetal Monitoring Course is designed for experienced OB nurses who are advanced interpreters of fetal monitoring. The conference will examine in-depth topics as well as advanced strip interpretation.



At the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Maternal physiologic changes of pregnancy, related to intrapartum complications.
  2. Fetal physiology underlying FHM
  3. Antepartum fetal surveillance
  4. Fetal arrhythmias
  5. Identification and management of complex fetal heart rate monitoring patterns.
  6. Communication and risk management issues.


Online within 14 days of the class.


Course Length

8.5 hours


Certification Length

2 years

Certification includes Student Manual 5th Edition Fetal Heart Monitoring and student workbook.



$215.00 (Physicians and community members) $130.00 (CoxHealth Employees) $185.00 (Students)


Educational Credit

Continuing education will be awarded by AWHONN for 8.0 contact hours. Participants can print certificates 3 weeks after completion.

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