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Spirometry courses (Online)

 For those who already have a good insight into spirometry – Spirometry update

Spirometry Update Download pdf (565.96 KB)


There are PP video presentations for each session, interactive knowledge checks and guided learning activities which offer further learning. The final assessment after 5 sessions will consolidate the learning that has taken place.

The ARTP are the holders of the register and are the assessors, they themselves are not providers of education and training, they no longer accredit training providers. Once students have completed our courses they will be equipped to undertake the ARTP assessment. Our courses do not include the ARTP assessment fee

All our courses are to the ARTP standard and are mapped to the PCRS fit to care document



Study Type: Webinar and knowledge check

Duration: Six months access

Start Date : Ongoing enrolment , last date this course will be fully funded is 20/04/24

To apply please fill out the expression of interest form, you will then be given further instructions.

Information sheet Download pdf (178.08 KB)

This Spirometry Update course is ideal for those looking to update their Spirometry knowledge and skill-set, particularly those looking to update their knowledge before applying for recertification with the ARTP for the national register.

This bite-size course is taught through an interactive online model to ensure you can fit learning around your other commitments. The course is made up of:

  • A pre-recorded lecture
  • A knowledge check assessment

Course outcomes:

By undertaking this course, learners will be able to:

  • Identify the guidelines which need to be used in spirometry;
  • Identify the elements needed to undertake quality assured spirometry;
  • Build on existing knowledge around interpretation.

Course benefits:

  • Flexible learning - you have access to learning materials for six months, so you can learn at a pace and time that suits you;
  • Online - you can access all the learning materials at home, so can learn whenever and wherever;
  • Bite-size - this short course is a quick and efficient way to update your knowledge

Please note: the cost of the declaration for recertification is not included in this course price. To apply to the national register, you will need to contact ARTP directly.

AskSpiro - additional benefit:

Our Spirometry Update course includes access to our AskSpiro service.

AskSpiro is an online question and answer support service. During your Spirometry Update course, you can submit unlimited questions to our spirometry experts as often as you need.

AskSpiro benefits:

  • Expert support - our experts are clinically active and up to date with national guidelines;
  • Quick response time - our experts will respond to your question within two working days;
  • Value - included in the price of your Spirometry Update course fee, you will receive unlimited access to our question and answer support service for a six month period.

How AskSpiro works:

Once you've purchased your Spirometry Update course, you'll be given access to learning materials and the AskSpiro membership area of our website. From the AskSpiro membership page, you can submit Spirometry related questions via a form as often as you need. The question will go directly to our team of Spirometry experts, who will email you a response within two working days.

AskSpiro - the details:

This membership is available to those who are qualified in Spirometry and are looking for extra support. Access to AskSpiro will automatically expire at the end of the Spirometry Update course (six months from your point of purchase). Please note that individual patient cases will not be discussed nor will diagnosis be commented on. The AskSpiro service runs Monday to Friday each week. The service is closed on Bank Holidays. Education for Health reserves the right to close this service at any time.


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Expression of Interest Form

If you require a place on either of the courses.

Please complete the form below, selecting the course you require

Please note Completing the below form will directly enrol you onto the course (depending on Availability)

If you require more infomation before applying   please email us directly