Professional Development

The Discipline of Sleep Medicine offers intensive short courses that can address your specific field of interest. If you require an overall introduction to sleep medicine, are specialising within your chosen field or need CME or BRPT continuing education points courses will be available.

Fundamentals of Sleep Medicine Course

This week long course covers all aspects of sleep medicine and technology, including lectures and practical tutorial sessions on digitising, filtering and analysing physiological signals. This course can be undertaken as a standalone course or as an introduction to the Masters Degree and Diploma Courses in Sleep Medicine offered through the University of Sydney. Not only are you taught about current practice in sleep science but you will be introduced to new and exciting advances for the future.

This course is an intensive introduction to the field of Sleep Medicine. It is essential for all those new to the field and recommended for those who would like to refresh their knowledge base.

In addition to full enrolment, registration for whole day and single lecture attendance is possible. The next course will be held from the 24th to the 28th November, 2014.

The 2014 costs are still to be confirmed but as a guide the 2013 costs were:
Australian/New Zealand sleep technologists: $2,000 TBC
Overseas applicants and sleep/allied professionals: $2,400 TBC
Whole day attendance: $500 TBC
Single lecture: $120 TBC

The 2014 programme is under development but the 2013 programme is available here. Please note that programmes are subject to change at short notice.

Click here to apply online.

Other short courses

Several short courses are currently in development with details posted as they become available.