Overview

This 1-day workshop aims to improve awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) among health professionals. The workshop examines the clinical features, diagnosis and management of COPD, including pharmacological management and nebuliser usage. It also includes a practical introduction to spirometry.

Workshop Structure

The ARIMGSAS COPD workshop is a one day workshop, approximately 7 hours. The first part of the workshop will be theoretical or lectures on COPD and its management. Also, the speaker will address specialty topics such as pharmacology, oxygen therapy and pulmonary rehabilitation. The second part will be practical introductory and application on how to use devices like the peak flow meter, spirometry, nebulizer, inhaler and spacers.

Workshop Importance

At the completion of this workshop students would have gained knowledge about COPD and its management.
Also, the participant will receive a certificate for attending the workshop.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of the workshop, participants will be able to apply evidence-based models to the diagnosis and management of COPD.

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Course Tutors


All our tutors are Doctors with qualifications in the field they are teaching. They are often leaders and experts in their field, who have a passion for education and training and are supportive of IMGs. Many of the tutors have passed through the bridging course and are now Professors, Consultants, Registrars or HMO’s working in Australian Hospitals or Clinics

Course Fees


ARIMGSAS works in the best interest of IMGs. We have minimal administration and management staff resulting in less overheads. We attempt to always provide excellent tutors available in the Industry and good learning facilities.

Course Refunds



  • $750 will be withheld if you withdraw from the course after the application and before the course starts

  • $1000 will be withheld if you withdraw two weeks prior to the course start date

  • No Refunds will be given once the Course has begun

  • Should you be unable to attend; you may substitute your course position for a substitute participant or you can postpone your enrolment to a later course (subject to availability). Please inform us at least two weeks prior to the substitution date at no extra cost


Course Location


The course will be held on the 5th floor at 3 Bowen Crescent, Melbourne 3004 unless advised otherwise.
If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us on +61 3 98673344.

Current Fees


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Any inquiries feel free to:

  • email us at admin@imgaustralia.net.au

  • call us on +61 3 98673344

  • add us on Skype: alanimgsas

  • view us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/arimgsas


COPD Dates
COPD - TBA