Anaesthesia E-learning Course

These resources are now a cornerstone of lifelong learning for all professionals in anaesthesia, intensive care and pain medicine in the UK and increasingly around the world.

Professor Ravi Mahajan
President, Royal College of Anaesthetists

e-Learning Anaesthesia | e-LA

Anaesthesia healthcare e-learning course
  • Award-winning training for anaesthesia practitioners globally
  • Features over 800 high-quality, interactive learning sessions
  • Includes an extensive e-library of journal articles and self-assessment exercises

An online anaesthesia course for doctors globally

e-Learning Anaesthesia (e-LA) is an online course that supports specialty anaesthesia training and continuing professional development for doctors, nurses and other anaesthesia practitioners across the globe.

Award-winning anaesthesia training

The world-class programme includes:

  • over 800 interactive and engaging e-learning sessions, with images, videos and animations

  • an extensive e-library of journal articles and self-assessment exercises

  • questions that match the standard of the UK postgraduate anaesthesia examinations

The content is packed with interactive features, which help to bring the subject matter to life and put theoretical knowledge in a practical context. Complex concepts are explored and carefully assembled using frame-by-frame animations to illustrate key points.

Written by top clinical specialists in the UK

This high-quality anaesthesia course has been developed in the UK by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and Health Education England e-Learning for Healthcare. So, it meets the highest training standards. The team of 400 authors and editors regularly reviews and updates this online anaesthesia course.

Easy online access

The learning content is available online so you can study at home, in the workplace or even on the move. It is the perfect course for busy anaesthetists and other anaesthesia practitioners.

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Purchasing the full programme

To purchase a licence for the full anaesthesia programme, please click on the relevant link below.

Fundamentals of anaesthesia

For healthcare professionals at the beginning of specialty training, we also offer a fundamentals programme. This covers essential knowledge on anaesthesia and it includes three core modules from the main programme.

Full Programme £600
Anaesthesia Fundamentals
Modules 1, 2 and 7

Prices for both options exclude VAT (where applicable). Multiple or multi-year licences are available. You can also pay by monthly subscription.

Please contact us for further details.

Buy selected modules only

You can also buy individual modules.

Click on the relevant link(s) below. You can purchase further modules at any time. All prices exclude VAT (where applicable).

Module 1
Introduction to Anaesthesia
£100 Buy Access
Module 2
Consolidating Basic Clinical Practice
£200 Buy Access
Module 3
Introduction to Critical Care
£100 Buy Access
Module 4a and Module 8
£60 Buy Access
Module 4b
£100 Buy Access
Module 4c
Anaesthesia in the Elderly
£60 Buy Access
Module 5a
£60 Buy Access
Module 5b
Regional Anaesthesia
£60 Buy Access
Module 6
Exam Preparation
£60 Buy Access
Module 7a
£60 Buy Access
Module 7b
£100 Buy Access
Module 7c
£100 Buy Access
Module 7d
£100 Buy Access
Module 7e
£60 Buy Access
Module 7f
Maths and Statistics
£40 Buy Access
Module 9
Ophthalmic Anaesthesia
£20 Buy Access
Module 10
Regional Anaesthesia
£20 Buy Access
Module 11
Vascular Anaesthesia
£20 Buy Access
Module 12
Cardiac Anaesthesia
£20 Buy Access
Module 13
Thoracic Anaesthesia
£20 Buy Access
Module 14
£20 Buy Access

Access for NHS staff

If you work for the NHS and have an NHS email address, please register for the programme via: