Fetal Health Surveillance FHSL*


Start 15 April, 2021, 9 AM

End 4 PM


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Online Course

Contact Info

McMaster University, CHSE

Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 22671

E-Mail: cmereg@mcmaster.ca


Register Online

Full provider registration $250; Students $100
(limit 15 people per session)


The Program: The Fetal Health Surveillance Education Program consists of an online and in-person component. Learners are required to 1) review the online self-learning fetal health surveillance manual (UBC CPD e-learning site), 2) complete an online examination (UBC CPD e-learning site) and 3) attend a virtual synchronous workshop.


Target Audience: The education program is designed for nurses, physicians and midwives who have not previously completed this course or completed it >2 years ago.



  • Describe various methods of intrapartum fetal assessment with emphasis on intermittent auscultation and electronic fetal surveillance.
  • Explain maternal-fetal physiology and pathophysiology
  • Discuss the clinical management of FHR interpretation.
  • Identify strategies to mitigate risks through improved interdisciplinary communication, collaboration and management. 

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