Initial Training 

DLCO Workshop

This comprehensive blended learning course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in understanding and measuring quality DLCO results.

Through engaging videos, interactive exercises, quizzes a practical workshop and expert guidance, you will develop a solid understanding of the foundational concepts that underpin quality tests. You will also have the opportunity to enhance your practical skills by applying your knowledge back into real-world scenarios.

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  • Respiratory Function Laboratory Training
    (includes ANZSRS competency & assessment program)

Pre Requisites

  • Accredited Spirometry Training Certificate 
  • Computer and WiFi for online learning modules
  • DLCO equipment
  • Calibration syringe

Initial Certificate
(valid 12 months)

ERS/ATS 2017

DLCO Standards

Learn the requirements of DLCO testing according to 2017 standards for single-breath carbon monoxide uptake in the lung

ERS/ATS 2021 Interpretive Strategies 

Learn how to interpret DLCO based on 2021 ERS/ATS technical standard on interpretive strategies for routine lung function tests
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This education has been approved as a Lung Learning* Quality-Assured Activity.

*The Lung Learning Hub is a collaborative initiative between Australia’s leading respiratory health organisations – Lung Foundation Australia, The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand and Asthma Australia.

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What's included?

Comprehensive Workbook 

Receive our comprehensive workbook to use during your training and keep referring back to as a future resource 

Learning portal

Access to the online learning portal with videos, practical activities, resources, case studies and quizzes.

Learning community

Participate in our online forum, share thoughts and ideas, increase connection, get help with your studies


We support you along the learning journey with emails, resources and encouragement 

Practical workshop

Attend a practical workshop and master the use of your device under the guidance of our trainers - who are experts in the field of respiratory science

Quality assured activity

Take comfort in the knowledge that your training is a Lung Learning Quality Assured activity