This course covers the sonoanatomy and techniques to perform ultrasound-guided vascular access. Topics cover basic ultrasound guided vascular access techniques and covers central venous access including the internal jugular and axillary vein cannulation, peripheral upper limb arterial and venous access, and femoral arterial and venous access. Demonstration videos are included showing how to perform these techniques.

This is an online course. Upon receipt of payment, the student will receive a “Getting Started” email with instructions on how to access the course materials.

Students have the flexibility to study in their own time and location. Program materials can be accessed through the eLearning app on smartphones and tablets with iOS, Android or Windows systems. Once the program materials have been downloaded on smartphones and tablets, all the interactive media content can be viewed even when offline (however internet access is required periodically to login or re-verify login credentials). Program materials can also be accessed online using a web browser.

Course Units


  • Guided Vascular Access

Suited to Specialty Groups

  • Anaesthesia
  • Intensive Care
  • Emergency Department
  • Cardiology
  • Ultrasound
  • General Surgery

Contact Us

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A: Level 6, Centre for Medical Research (entrance 5), Royal Parade, Parkville VIC 3050

P: (03) 8344 5673 | E: echo-info@unimelb.edu.au

Course Information


Course Fee: AUD $33 (incl. GST)