Network and Engage with Other POCUS Experts Around the World

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Advancing the Field, Serving the Community

The POCUS Certification Academy is committed to expanding the knowledge and practical application of point-of-care ultrasound around the world. In partnership with a community of POCUS experts, we offer certifications and educational opportunities that equip professionals to learn and deliver unprecedented patient diagnosis, care, and safety while using point-of-care ultrasound.

Available 24/7 from your own device, our rigorous POCUS Certifications are convenient, affordable, and specialized to support a wide variety of clinical practices. Whether you are a Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Midwife, or Anesthetist, the POCUS Certification Academy has certification opportunities to support your unique practice setting.

New POCUS Prime Package

Introducing a brand new offering sponsored by four leading providers in the POCUS industry! Explore your package options here.

Explore your package options here
New Musculoskeletal POCUS Package

In collaboration with Healcerion, we are a offering a POCUS device and MSK Certification in one convenient and affordable purchase! For all clinicians in family medicine, sports medicine, orthopedics, internal medicine, and physical therapy who perform MSK ultrasound.

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Educational Resources

Visit our regularly-updated POCUS Resource Library to review scholarly articles, research, webinars, podcasts, and more!

Educational Resources
POCUS Fundamentals Certificate

Review and evaluate the foundations of point-of-care ultrasound through our introductory POCUS certificate, complete with learning modules!

Begin your POCUS Fundamentals Certificate
The POCUS World Virtual Conference

Registration is now open for the 2021 POCUS World Virtual Conference focusing on uniting a global community in education and action. Mark your calendars to attend this 2-day conference on September 17-18.

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The American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography® (ARDMS)® and The Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement™ (APCA)™ are the internationally recognized standards of excellence in sonography with over 100,000 active Certificants in 25 countries. ARDMS®, APCA™ and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy™ are part of the nonprofit Inteleos™ family of certification alliances.

100+ Countries

Represented by POCUS Certification


Surveyed Physicians Saw a Need for Formal POCUS Certification

115,000 +

Physicians and Sonographers Certified

I think the process was seamless and straightforward. The amount of information to be learned was right. Extremely pleased.

Dr. Carlos Ramirez - MBA, FACHE, CHCQM Vice President and Regional Medical Officer