European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care

ESA offers several supporting tools to help candidates prepare for the European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (EDAIC) Part I and Part II Examinations.

The Basic Sciences Anaesthetic Course (BSAC)

It is a 3-day course, held in parallel with Euroanaesthesia. The objective of the course is to improve a candidate’s understanding and knowledge of different areas of basic science. Registration for the course is open.

ESA E-Learning Platform

To view E-learning modules pertaining to examinations preparation, follow these steps:

1. Connect to your ESA website user account

2. Access the ESA E-Learning Platform

3. Go to the "non-technical skills" section. An E-learning video featuring advice on how to succeed at MCQ as well as another one on how to prepare for an oral examination are available. 

The On-Line Assessment (OLA) and In-training Assessment

Trainees or Specialists can also use the On-Line Assessment (OLA) and In-Training Assessment (ITA) to test their knowledge and identify which subjects require further study if they are planning to take the EDAIC Examination. 

Part I Examination and ITA - Sample Questions  

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Part II Examination - Sample Questions

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Advice to Candidates English French German Italian Spanish

Part II - Sample Examination Video

How to prepare for the EDAIC

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