eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme

World's first comprehensive online postgraduate education programme for spine specialists

The eccElearning Spine Surgery Education Programme is designed to meet the demands of today's trainee spine surgeons.

It includes the full Diploma in Spine Surgery, individual Spine Modules and Spine Specialist Certificates, Spine Knowledge Packages and 180 spine surgery lectures.

Endorsed by the European Spine Journal, it complements your clinical fellowship-level training. The Spine Surgery Diploma can be completed at your own pace, in as little as 12 months.



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Why study with eccElearning?


Study anywhere, at your own pace, to your schedule.


Lectures by internationally renowned surgeon faculty.


Save travel and accommodation costs of attending lectures.


CME credits awarded for each Lecture.

What is included in the Spine Surgery Education Programme?


Comprehensive online programme of 180 Lectures from 140 expert international faculty.


Eight live face-to-face events led by experts where knowledge learned online is applied to real cases.


Over 4,000 downloadable references from academic journals, video platforms and book chapters.


16 broadcast-quality structured anatomy and surgical access films, demonstrated in cadaver.

Surgical Skills Assessment

Candidates perform spine surgery, observed by a qualified spine surgeon.

Experience the future of spine surgery education!

Register for a free eccElearning account. Log in for more information and you can also try a FREE Demo Lecture and receive 3 CME Credits on successful completion. 

eccElearning Approach

eccElearning is the world’s first comprehensive, blended online postgraduate education programme in a medical sub-speciality - spine surgery.

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eccElearning for Institutions

eccElearning’s background is in academic medical education and it is open to collaboration and partnership with academic and other appropriate institutions with the aim to improve the quality, cost and convenience of the education of spine surgeons.

There is a range of possibilities for eccElearning to tailor its platform or courses to an institution’s specific needs and requirements.

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News and Announcements

European Spine Journal Editorial on the online learning concept
05 Oct 2018

"The well-known international faculty involved in this spinal e-learning platform is of high scientific and clinical caliber, and after thorough content reviewing, the Editors deemed it appropriate to endorse the quality of the scientific content of eccElearning"
The European Spine Journal recently published an editorial about online education in spine surgery.

New & Affordable Courses in Spine Trauma
05 September 2018

We're pleased to announce a new, affordable, way of improving your spine surgery knowledge. We've just released 4 Knowledge Packages in Spine Trauma, which can all be completed to give you the Specialist Certificate in Spine Trauma. The Specialist Certificate is a standalone qualification, but can also contribute towards the full Spine Surgery Education Programme Diploma.

We'll be releasing many more Knowledge Packages and Specialist Certificates in the coming months.

New Spine Surgery Courses Directory
01 September 2018

We've developed a new and easy-to-use Spine Surgery Course Directory. Get detailed information about all our courses, from Spine Surgery Lectures, to Spine Modules and our full Diploma in Spine Surgery. Purchasing is very easy and quick in the new directory - you can start improving your spine knowledge immediately. 

Browse our new Spine Surgery Course Directory now.

Online Spine Lectures now available separately
22 May 2018

You can now buy just one or two Lectures from our Programme of 180, or build your own mini-courses to suit your developing educational needs. You'll be able to dive deeply into a whole array of subjects such as Basic Science, Degenerative Disorders, Deformities, Fractures, Imaging, Tumors, Infections, Inflammation etc. and Revisions. Just log in to browse the Programme or go to 'Enrolment Options' to see the list.

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eccElearning for Institutions

eccElearning encourages collaboration and partnership with universities, research institutes and learned societies.

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For more information about eccElearning, the courses we offer and the service we provide, please view our FAQs page.


For any questions not answered by our FAQs, you can reach us via our contact form.

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