Transition Course in Acute Respiratory Failure & Mechanical Ventilation (June, 2023)


If you opt for NON-MEMBER in-training or N&AHP fee, you are requested to email proof of your status to


Level 2. Transition course (application) in Acute Respiratory Failure & Mechanical Ventilation is a 2-day e-course building progressively on Level 1, where you may further deepen your knowledge on respiratory physiology of gas exchange, advanced respiratory mechanics, mechanical ventilation, prone positioning, initiating Mechanical ventilation in ARDS/COPA/Asthma/Obesity, PEEP and Recrutability, and recruitment manoeuvres. You may complement it with Level 3. the Master course (integration and simulation).

Our educational strategy supports the green transition and fosters the development of inclusive and accessible European digital education and training in Intensive Care where digital technologies become powerful enablers for the green transition. Join us!

Registration fees

  • ESICM Ordinary Members EUR 290
  • ESICM Members in training EUR 210
  • ESICM NAHP Members EUR 210
  • Non-members in training EUR 280
  • Non-member NAHPs EUR 280 
  • Non-member physicians EUR 450

*In order to benefit from the ESICM Members rate, please make sure that your membership for 2023 is paid before registering for the course. The non-member rate will be billed automatically if the membership status for 2023 is not validated.

IMPORTANT! A total of 10 places will be offered for FREE to participants coming from Low and Lower Middle-Income Countries (LMIC), as per the World Bank classification. If you are interested to apply for an LMIC place, send us your letter of interest and CV to Applicants will be selected based on gender equity, equitable geographical representation, levels of expertise and multi-disciplinarity. Deadline for LMIC applications: May 15, 2023. 

Additional information

Registration fees

ESICM Ordinary Members price (290€), ESICM Members in training price (210€), ESICM Members NAHP price (210€), Non-members in training (280€), Non Members NAHP price (280€), Non-member physicians (450€)