ICU/Echo Ultrasound E-learning Course

Learning a new skill can be a major challenge for an experienced consultant. Attending courses helps of course but what I really needed was a straightforward and accessible training package at my fingertips. The ICE-BLU package delivers that perfectly for me.

Dr Gary Masterson
Consultant in Critical Care Medicine and Anaesthesia

ICE-BLU | Echocardiography and lung ultrasound training

Echo Cardiography and Lung Ultrasound healthcare e-learning course
  • Improve your skills in managing critically ill patients at the bedside
  • Covers all theoretical aspects of cardiac echo and lung ultrasound
  • Suitable for healthcare professionals globally

Essential echocardiography training

ICE-BLU covers the theoretical knowledge required to undertake cardiac echo and lung ultrasound at the bedside. It is suitable for intensive care and acute medicine doctors, anaesthetists and all clinicians who care for critically ill patients around the world.

A high-quality echocardiography course for doctors globally

The comprehensive content covers a variety of themes such as the physics of ultrasound, anatomy and basic views, life-threatening pathologies and basic lung ultrasound. It has been written in the UK by expert clinicians who use echocardiography in their daily practice and teach on the subject.

Enhance your skills using interactive exercises

The learning sessions include clinical diagrams, echocardiography images, videos and self-assessment questions, to help reinforce learning and understanding. This e-learning can be used to prepare for hands-on training or as a refresher to consolidate and expand existing knowledge and understanding.

ICE-BLU has been developed by the Intensive Care Society, the Faculty of Intensive Care Medicine and the Association for Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Critical Care. This echo course is structured around the UK’s Focused Intensive Care Echocardiography (FICE) curriculum and accreditation scheme but the content is relevant to anyone with an interest in bedside echo.

Easy online access

ICE-BLU is available via the Internet so you can study in the workplace, at home or even on the move.

Course content

Free trial sessions



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Access to the full programmeCost
Single-user access for 12 months £75*

*excluding VAT where applicable

To purchase a licence, please click on the Buy Now button below.

Multiple or multi-year licences are available. Please contact us for details.

Access for NHS staff

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