2022 RACE – Nepean

Event Date:

19 November 2022

Event Location:

ICET, Nepean Hospital

** Please note while we try our best to offer the listed courses, there is always a small chance that the course may be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.  In this case, we will offer refund in full.**

Location: Potts Point, Sydney, NSW

Date: 19 Nov 2022 (Sat)

Fee: AUD890.00

**IMPORTANT: RACE for Nepean is designed and catered for Nepean Hospital Anaesthetic Department, therefore is open to Anaesthetic staff at Nepean Hospital only.

RACE (Rapid Assessment by Cardiac Echo) is a transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) course specifically designed for the critical care and acute care physicians.  Its objective is to equip physicians in these areas with the skills and knowledge to perform focused bedside TTE so that common cardiac and haemodynamic disorders can be identified quickly.  RACE is suitable for physicians with little or no prior knowledge of TTE, and there is a strong focus on HANDS-ON practice in this course.

Course content

✓Left heart function

✓Right heart function

✓Pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade

✓Intravascular volume (fluid status) assessment



After registration, participants will have access to our ePre-course.  

** Important: Please remember to create an account (by creating a password) in the check-out page in order to access ePre-course.



  1. All fees and payments are in Australian dollars (AUD).
  2. The registration fee includes a copy of McLean & Huang (2012) Critical Care Ultrasound Manual.  Elsevier Australia.
  3. Please note that ePre-course will not be available until 2021.  Hence, a Certificate of Attendance will be issued after successful completion of the course.


Event Timelines

Day 1

Familiarising echo machines and the various knobs by practising the standard transthoracic views on models in hands-on sessions. Learn how to assess the left and right heart, fluid status and identify pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade.


Event FAQs

If I cannot attend the event, can I transfer the registration (ticket) to my friend?

Course registration is not transferable, unless approved by the Event Secretary.

Can I cancel the registration anytime?

Cancellation by Registrant will attract the following administration fees (as % of total purchase fees) regardless of reasons: more than 8 weeks prior: 5%; 4 to 8 weeks prior: 20%; 2 to 4 weeks prior: 70%; less than 2 weeks prior: 80%; or no show: 100% (no refund).

What if the Organiser cancels the event?

The Organiser reserves the right to cancel or postpone the course due to natural disaster, pandemic, not enough interest in the course, or other unforeseeable circumstances. If a course is cancelled by the Organiser, full (100%) refund will be returned to the Registrant. If the course is postponed, the Registrant can either seek a full refund or attend the course on the new date(s). Please note that while we will try our best to announce any cancellation or postponement at least 20 days prior to the original delivery date, this cannot be guaranteed in unforeseen circumstances.

Total Seats: 12 (11 Left:)


  • ICET, Nepean Hospital
  • Kingswood
  • NSW
  • Australia

Event Schedule Details

  • 19 November 2022 8:30 am
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