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Keep your knowledge and skill set up-to-date with our expert-led continuing medical education courses. Get all the relevant updates plus the irreplaceable benefits of hands-on instruction and practice.



Upcoming Simulation Courses

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Courses currently open for registration are linked. The remaining sessions will open for registration in the coming months. BE NOTIFIED WHEN REGISTRATION OPENS »


Airway Management

Difficult Airway Management

March 21-23, 2024

Advanced Airway Management: A Cadaver-Based Course

November 22, 2024


Diagnostic Bronchoscopy 201: Mastering Advanced Tools and Techniques for Optimizing EBUS Outcomes

March 7-8, 2024

NEW! Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction and Persistent Air Leak Management: A Cadaver-Based Course

April 4, 2024

Critical Bronchoscopy, Tracheostomy, and Pleural Skills for the ICU: A Cadaver-Based Course

April 5, 2024

Diagnostic Bronchoscopy 101: Mastering Essential Bronchoscopy and Endobronchial Ultrasound Skills

September 5-7, 2024

Comprehensive Pleural Procedures: A Cadaver-Based Course

November 21, 2024

Critical Care

Critical Skills for Critical Care: A State-of-the-Art Update and Procedures for ICU Providers

April 17-19, 2024

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Management of Advanced Heart and Lung Failure With ECMO and Mechanical Circulatory Support

April 11-12, 2024

NEW! Advanced ECMO Cannulation for VV, VA, and ECPR

April 13, 2024

Mechanical Ventilation

Critical Care Mechanical Ventilation: Mastering Today, Envisioning Tomorrow

July 24-26, 2024

NEW! From ICU to Home: Advances in Invasive and Noninvasive Ventilation

July 27, 2024

Pulmonary Physiology, Function, and Testing

Advanced Clinical Training in Pulmonary Function Testing

June 13-14, 2024

Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing

August 1-2, 2024


November 28 & December 5, 12, 14, 2023 (5 pm to 8 pm nightly)

Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care

March 14-15, 2024

Critical Care Ultrasound: Integration Into Clinical Practice

May 2-3, 2024

Advanced Critical Care Echocardiography Image Acquisition and Interpretation

June 6-7, 2024

Critical Care Transesophageal Echocardiography

June 8, 2024

Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care

September 12-13, 2024

Critical Care Echocardiography Exam (CCEeXAM) Virtual Board Review

December 2, 4, 10, 12, 2024 (5 pm to 7 pm nightly)

Ultrasonography: Essentials in Critical Care

December 5-6, 2024

Reinforce your learning

Instruction will be delivered in two parts:

Online recorded learning

You'll receive access to online lecture-based learning that you'll be expected to complete before your in-person course dates.

Hands-on in-person learning

Your in-person, small group session—with a faculty to learner ratio of 1:5 or better—will focus on hands-on, interactive training. Learn from expert instructors who will share their skills and answer questions.

Live simulation course

Health and safety information

Attendees are expected to comply with all health and safety requirements in effect at the time of this CHEST event. CHEST reserves the right to adjust requirements and will notify attendees as applicable. Attendees are responsible for checking for updates issued by the state, city, venue, or CHEST before traveling to the location.

Cancellation policy
Tuition refund requests for this course must be received in writing by 4 weeks prior to the course start date for a full refund, less a $100 processing fee. Refunds will not be given after 4 weeks prior to the course start date. If you choose Become a Member when you register, only your course registration can be cancelled. No refunds will be given for membership.