General Anaesthesia: Ventilation with an ETT

This micro skills course describes the usual sequence of events in an anaesthetic in which the patient is ventilated via a tracheal tube (TT). The practicalities of induction, maintenance and recovery are considered.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Anaesthetists

What will I learn?

By end of this session you will be able to:

  1. Describe the sequence of events for a patient undergoing an anaesthetic ventilated via a TT, from the arrival of the patient in the anaesthetic room to the patient’s transfer to recovery

Course provided in association with


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  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
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