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The Lung Learning Hub is one of Australia’s most trusted sources of respiratory health training and education for health professionals. By completing a self-appraisal against our competency-based framework, primary healthcare providers can discover and complete a tailored suite of the most up to date training opportunities to improve their patient’s care.

For Health Professionals

Optimise your patient care and your career

Complete a self-appraisal against the Lung Learning Framework to create your own Lung Learning Hub of quality-assured respiratory health training and education.

For Training Providers

Quality assurance for respiratory education and training

Submit your education and training for evaluation against the national best-practice lung health education and training framework.

The Lung Learning Framework

The Lung Learning Framework is Australia’s best-practice education and training competency-based framework for primary healthcare professionals to diagnose and support patients with lung conditions. The Framework was co-designed by a national consortium led by Lung Foundation Australia, The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand and Asthma Australia.

Download a copy of the Lung Learning Framework below.

Lung Foundation Australia The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Asthma Australia


The Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand

Asthma management & practical solutions: Ventolin 2.5mg nebule outage

Hear from clinical experts on the imminent shortage of Ventolin 2.5mg nebules. The workshop will include practical advice about which patients can be transferred to PMDi and spacer, applications in community and hospital settings; tips for discussing a transition, case study examples and inhaler device technique demonstrations. Join us live at the Pullman Sydney, Hyde Park, online for the live stream, or on-demand post event.

Duration: 3 hours

Date: 2023-12-14 06:00 PM AEST

CPD Credit: 2 hours

Price: $0.0

Asthma Australia

Asthma in Australia: Practical solutions for challenges in primary care

This ALM explores the impact of asthma for patients, and common challenges to providing optimal care in primary practice. Based on current Australian guidelines, the ALM covers best practice diagnostic and management principles, strategies for preventive care and reducing the risk of hospitalisation, and real-world tips for making the most of your consultation time with a patient.

Duration: 6 hours

Date: 2023-12-31 10:00 PM AEST

CPD Credit: 40

Price: $0.0


Introduction to occupational lung disease advanced course

The purpose of this advanced course is to help GPs to diagnose occupational lung disease when discussing respiratory symptoms with patients. Better diagnosis will lead to the prevention of worsening symptoms and better overall management. Enquiring about current and previous employment is the initial, vital step in the clinical assessment of occupational lung disease (OLD); however, it is often overlooked.

Duration: 6 hours

Date: 2023-12-31 10:00 PM AEST

CPD Credit: RACGP Acitivty ID 394220: Educational Activities (4h) Reviewing Performance (2h) | ACRRM Activity ID 28475

Price: $0.0

Lung Foundation Australia

Digital Inhaler Device Technique Training

Lung Foundation Australia’s Digital Inhaler Device Technique Training is now accepting enrolments. Led by two Respiratory Nurse Instructors, these interactive 90-minute virtual workshops are limited to 10 participants per session. Updated for 2023 with the latest in evidence-based best practice, internationally recognised models of care, and now optimised for virtual delivery, you can complete the training from the comfort of work or home.

Duration: 90 mins

Date: 2024-10-31 10:00 PM AEST

CPD Credit: N/A

Price: $0.0


Smoking Cessation Brief Advice Training for Pharmacists

The 'Smoking Cessation Brief Advice Training for Pharmacists' online course has been designed to support the provision of smoking cessation care in pharmacy using the three-step model Ask, Advise, Help (AAH). It will equip pharmacists with the skills, confidence, and knowledge to provide smoking cessation brief advice to patients who smoke.

Duration: 1.5 hours

Date: 2024-12-31 10:00 PM AEST

CPD Credit: 1.5CPD (group 1 ) or 3 CPD (group2) with assessment activities

Price: $0.0