Liverpool Non-Invasive Ventilation Workshop 2021

Event Date: 27 March 2021

Online Lectures & Workshop - Saturday 27th March 2021

Location: Online Lectures via Zoom

This fully online NIV workshop offers a combination of didactic and discussion-based teaching at the basic-intermediate level. The course is particularly useful for Respiratory and Sleep Medicine trainees, however is open to all respiratory nurses, medical, and allied health members interested in respiratory failure and non-invasive ventilation.

The course will include pre-reading material, live small-group online sessions, pre- and post-workshop MCQ quiz and ongoing access to course lectures.

Subject to COVID-restrictions, a limited hands-on session is likely to be made available at Liverpool Hospital, NSW, for interested members to get their hands dirty with NIV equipment. An online demonstration of NIV equipment will be made available as supplement for those unable to attend in person.

Click here to view the draft programme!
*Please note that this is a draft programme and is subject to change

For more information on the course content and pre-readings for the course, please click the below link:

Essential readings:

  1. ERS/ATS Guidelines on Acute Respiratory Failure Management
  2. ACI Guidelines on Acute Respiratory Failure Management

Recommended Readings:

  1. ATS and ERS guidelines on Domiciliary NIV for COPD
  2. ACI Guidelines on Domiciliary NIV
  3. NICE Guidelines for MND
  4. ERS Review on OHS
  5. ENABLE Criteria for NIV
  6. ERS Non-Invasive Ventilation Handbook (not included in registration pack)

Link to MCQs to be done prior to the course:


Type Fees (incl. GST) Register
Online Lectures & Online Workshop $200 Register here
Online Lectures Only $100 Register here

Should you require assistance, please contact TSANZ at

Please note: TSANZ will not refund any registration fees for cancellations made 7 days before the event.

This course has been endorsed by the Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand

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