TOE Accreditation Guides

Toe Accreditation Guides for Trainees

This section is primarily aimed at providing you with information and resources pertaining to achieving accreditation in transoesophageal echocardiography (TOE) during your training in cardiothoracic anaesthesia and critical care.

The resources below are not exhaustive and are supplied to provide a starting point for further research and discovery.  If you know of any other resources that may be of benefit to others, please don’t hesitate to contact the ACTACC Trainee Representative


Guides to the TOE accreditation process

Coming soon!

for British / European and American accreditation processes)


A Basic Course in TEE

A Basic Guide to TEE

An Introduction to TEE

Toronto Virtual TEE Simulator

e-echocardiography: An online resource

Echopedia - an online resource

Heartworks eLearning

Journal of Echo Research and Practice


Accreditation Information

A minimum dataset for TOE (BSE)

British Society of Echocardiography (BSE) Accreditation Process

European Association of Cardio-Vascular Imaging (EACVI) Accreditation Process

American Accreditation in TEE (PTEeXAM)

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