EM on the EDGE

Emergency Medicine on the EDGE

Open source eLearning for MOs, Nurses and Students


Emergency Medicine on the EDGE

The EDGE Course is Free

The Emergency Medicine on the EDGE course is an eLearning resource designed to introduce the core topics in emergency medicine to medical officers, nurses and students attached to the Emergency Department. Designed by a team of clinicians working in Emergency Medicine, the course is a free, open-access medical resource for training in emergency medicine.

EDGE comprises approximately 50 hours of eLearning delivered using an interactive approach that incorporates adult learning principles including formative and summative assessment. The course is delivered over 10 weeks and covers a broad range of emergency topics, including acute chest pain, headache, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, altered conscious state, seizures, acute poisoning, first trimester bleeding, major trauma, orthopaedic injury, eye and ENT emergencies, paediatric emergencies, mental health emergencies, ECG and ABG interpretation.

Course Author: Dr Peter Stuart

Peer Review: Dr Ryan Windish (FACEM), Mr Stuart Smith (ENP), Dr Joy Treasure (FRACGP), Dr Raymund De La Cruz (FACEM), Ms Sandy Hales (RN), Dr Tim Burrough (FRACGP), Dr Mohines Pala (FACEM), Ms Katie Boon (RN), Ms Kerry Kemp (RN), Dr Michelle Genevieve (FACEM)


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LearnEM Online CPD Courses

For Clinicians, Nurses, Paramedics and Student who want to grow their skills in Emergency Medicine

For the Clinician, Nurse, Paramedic or Student who wishes to explore acute care practice more widely the CPD accredited courses provide fully accredited interactive CPD courses covering all areas of Emergency Medicine from Critical Care and ALS through to Ventilation, Advanced Airway Management, Emergency Paediatrics, ECG interpretation, Acute Orthopaedics, Eye emergencies, Pain Management, Procedural Sedation, Blood gas interpretation, Bedside Ultrasound and Emergency Obstetrics.   

The courses are specifically designed for medical officers, nurses, paramedics and students in all medical fields and are Certified for between 6 - 12 hours of continuing medical education. A CPD Certificate is provided with successful completion of the course. Participants may choose to undertake single courses or purchase a Course Bundle (10 or 15 courses for 12 months) or VIP access (all current and future courses for 2 years). Find out more about CPD courses.