The Difficult Airway Course: Virtual 2021 is a new on-demand offering allowing you to "attend" our popular live virtual events held this past fall - on your schedule! Companion live webinars will offer participants the opportunity to ask questions and interact with The Difficult Airway Course faculty.

This multi-specialty program will help providers in all specialties and practice levels stay current in the ever-evolving airway management environment. Enjoy airway talks, procedural demonstrations and more featuring our expert faculty....all on your schedule on an intuitive and convenient learning platform.

Coming February 2021!

Upcoming Dates and Locations

Course Fees:

Regular Tuition:
$300 USD
Gold Tution:
$200 USD
for Physician Assistants, Advanced Practice Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, Nurse Anesthetists and Anesthesiologist Assistants
Bronze Tuition:
$125 USD
for Residents and EMS Providers

Tuition includes

One full year of access to the program from purchase date.  Exclusive access to companion live webinars throughout the year.

Cancellation Policy

Essential Knowledge

Expand how you think about:

  • RSI & Pharmacology
  • Applying the Airway Algorithms
  • Physiology and the Physiologic Difficult Airway
  • Pediatric Airways
  • The Anatomically Difficult Airway
  • Failed Airway Management
  • Awake Intubation & Flexible Endoscopy
  • Extubation & Endotracheal Tube Exchange
  • Crisis Resource Management / Human Factors


Essential Cases

Benefit from lived experiences

  • Upper airway obstruction in a COVID-19+ patient
  • The bleeding, traumatized, vomit-filled airway
  • Can’t intubate/can’t oxygenate obese patient
  • Severe angioedema needing evaluation and possible management
  • And more!

Essential Skills

What makes your FIRST attempt your BEST attempt

  • Bag Mask Ventilation & Bougie Maneuvers
  • Flexible Endoscopic Intubation
  • Extraglottic Devices (EGD)
  • Laryngoscopy: Direct and Video (Yes, we do teach DL!)
  • Surgical Airway — FONA and CICO
  • Mike Murphy’s Famous Self-Scope & Personal Anatomy Lesson
  • Topicalization and Awake Intubation (ATI)

Accreditation Information

Accreditation Information Coming Soon.

Target Audience

The Difficult Airway Course: Virtual 2021 is intended for all healthcare providers tasked with management of the difficult and failed airway. This includes Emergency Physicians, Anesthesiologists, Intensivists, Hospitalists, Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA), Physician Assistants, Respiratory Therapists, Paramedics, Flight Nurses, and Critical Care Transport Nurses.