New Brunswick
Association of Respiratory Therapists



RESPTREC® provides health care professionals with the highest standard of training in Asthma, COPD, Spirometry, and Education. Courses are designed to help learners develop the knowledge, skills and competencies required to empower people and their caregivers to optimally manage their chronic disease.  We also have a brand new self-directed online course in IPF!

Sign up for a premium online + workshop course experience, or an online-only learning opportunity!

The next workshop-based class in New Brunswick is:

Course: Education for Chronic Disease
Location: Sackville, NB
Workshop: Sep 16, 2018 to Sep 17, 2018
Registration Deadline: Jul 31, 2018

Be sure to register early as spaces are limited!  For more information or questions about RESPTREC, please contact Lori Kleiboer, Program Manager, Professional Education at [email protected]

2017 NBART Education Conference - Lectures

pdfWomen and OSA - Presented by Doug Scullion

Michener Institute Continuing Education Information

For nearly sixty years, The Michener Institute of Education at UHN has remained Canada’s only post-secondary institution devoted exclusively to health sciences education.

Lectures from the 2016 NBART Educational Conference

pdfWhat is Lung Protective Ventilation?

pdfCOPD: Home NIV…..Are there benefits ?

Pear Healthcare Solutions Comprehensive Respiratory Education Program

Respiratory therapists are increasingly being called upon to help manage chronic respiratory and cardiopulmonary diseases from the community to acute care.

Outdoor Air Quality and Health and the Air Quality Health Index

The UBC School of Population and Public Health and leading air pollution and health experts have developed Outdoor Air Quality and Health and the Air Quality Health Index, a free and accredited online course for health professionals to learn about health effects of air pollution and the use of the Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) to advise patients on actions to reduce the adverse impacts of outdoor air pollution on their health.

An online, on demand and accredited course is now available free to NBART members. This course is open for enrolment and our cohort intake is in 3-month segments, with the current session open until January 31, 2015. A new 3-month session will open on February 1, 2015 and run until May 31, 2015. The project adjourns on January 31, 2016.

Radon: An Online Course for Healthcare Professionals

Radon is linked to the lung cancer deaths of 3,200 Canadians every year. To help health-care professionals better understand radon, MacHealth, the Ontario College of Family Physicians and Clean Air Partnership, pleased to present a free online course — Radon: Is it in your patients' homes?

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NBCC Saint John Offers Respiratory Therapy Online Learning Opportunities

The NBART has partnered with NBCC Saint John Respiratory Therapy program to provide some online learning opportunities at no charge to our membership. Please click on any of the links below to view the modules available.

Respiratory Anatomy and Physiology

Blood Gases

Critical Care


General Therapeutics

Campus OPIQ

The Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists (CSRT), is a privileged partner of the l'Ordre professionnel des inhalothérapeutes du Québec (OPIQ). We are proud to offer CSRT registered and associate members an exclusive access to the Campus OPIQ, a virtual platform that supports respiratory therapists in the maintenance of their skills in an ever-changing clinical environment.

CSRT members