2022 Scan and Ski workshop

Please join us for the 2022 Scan and Ski Workshop "Regional ultrasound scanning workshop for peripheral nerve blocks" from Thursday 11 August to Saturday 13 August, at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel.

Registration for this event is now FULL. Please email if you would like to be added to the waitlist. 

Location and venue

The 2022 Scan and Ski Workshop will be held at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel within Kosciuszko National Park, NSW.


Click here to download the program.

Hands-on ultrasound scanning and instruction will be held during the morning and evening sessions, leaving the middle of each day free for skiing or sightseeing in the beautiful Snowy Mountains.

The workshop will cover upper-limb blocks, lower-limb blocks, trunk and spinal blocks, among other topics.

We are also pleased to announce the inclusion of a Can’t Intubate Can’t Oxygenate (CICO) workshop into the program.

Invited speakers

The workshop will feature world-renowned ultrasound specialists Dr Alwin Chuan, Dr Peter Hebbard, Dr Andrew Lansdown, Dr Monika Kenig, Dr Katrina Webster and Dr Harmeet Aneja, and CICO workshop facilitator Dr Freya Aaskov.

We would like to thank the FANZCA speakers and workshop facilitators who donate many hours of their time to organise, prepare and present at the regional ACE meetings.

Social program

There will be plenty of social activities during the workshop if you wish to attend.
Welcome drinks
Welcome drinks will be held from 6pm on Thursday 11 August, and is included in the registration fee. Guest tickets can be purchased for A$44.
Après ski refreshments
Afternoon refreshments will be held from 4-5pm on Friday 12 August and Saturday 13 August, and is included in the registration fee. Guest tickets can be purchased for A$44 per day.
Workshop dinner
The workshop dinner will be held from 8pm on Saturday 13 August, and is included in the registration fee. Guest tickets can be purchased for A$99.

Information about accommodation, skiing, lift tickets, ski classes, baby-sitting and so on is available on the Thredbo website.

Cost and registration

Registration is FULL. Please email if you would like to be added to the waitlist. 

  • Full registration: A$1,540

The registration fee includes welcome drinks on Thursday 11 August, attendance at the workshop on Friday and Saturday (including afternoon refreshments), and the workshop dinner on the Saturday 13 August.

The workshop is limited to a small group only to ensure social distancing and maximum time with the instructors and equipment, so register early to avoid missing out.

Additional tickets for social functions can be purchased for your guests.

All registration fees are quoted in Australian dollars and inclusive of GST. 


Accommodation is not included in the registration fee, however Thredbo Village has a vast range of accommodation options including at the workshop venue, Thredbo Alpine Hotel, which offers double/twin rooms or apartments. If you wish to stay at the workshop venue it is advisable to book early as the event falls within peak winter skiing season.

Continuing professional development (CPD)

Participants in the ANZCA and FPM CPD Program will automatically have their attendance auto-populated to their CPD portfolio within 14 days of the conclusion of the meeting.

ANZCA and FPM CPD Program
This event is claimable by ANZCA and FPM CPD participants within the practice evaluation, knowledge and skills, or emergency responses categories.

Knowledge and skills activities
Workshops and small group discussions for two credits per hour.

Emergency responses activities
Where the outline states that the workshop satisfies an Emergency Response CPD requirement, the workshop will be prospectively recognised as suitable to be claimed as an emergency response activity. This refers to workshops covering management of:

  • Can’t intubate and can’t oxygenate (CICO) 


Contact us

For further information, please email us.

  • Date

    11 August - 13 August

  • Time


  • Location

    Thredbo Alpine Hotel, Thredbo, NSW

Last updated 16:58 11.01.2022