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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 credentialing 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 credentialing opportunities to support your unique practice setting.

Educational Resources

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

Educational Resources

Be inspired to expand your professional expertise through our free webinar series.

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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

See how Point-of-Care Ultrasound is helping in the fight against COVID-19

COVID-19 Resources
Introduction to First Trimester POCUS

During free this webinar we will be scanning a standardized patient with a hand held device reviewing how to determine the following:

Fetal heart rate, transabdominal and transvaginal scans, multiple pregnancy, embryonic demise and failed pregnancy, intrauterine and ectopic and heterotopic pregnancy, molar pregnancy, and adnexal mass.

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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