Lecture Subscription Add-Ons

An alternative pathway to our Diploma in Spine Surgery

Start studying with our Lecture Subscriptions and enrol on individual tutorials and assessments when you’re ready for them.

All progress you’ve made during a Lecture Subscription counts towards our Diploma in Spine Surgery.

Enrol on the additional parts of the Diploma to gain the full certification.

Spine Surgery Education Programme Diploma

You can easily enrol on Module Examinations, Tutorials and the final Surgical Skills Assessment by selecting from the relevant options below.

Work towards our full Diploma in Spine Surgery or simply benefit from testing your knowledge in the assessments and group tutorials.

To be awarded the Diploma, you must:

  • Complete all 180 Lecture Assessments (included in Lecture Subscriptions)
  • Watch all 16 Surgical Access Films (included in Lecture Subscriptions)
  • Pass all 9 Module Assessments
  • Attend all 8 Module Tutorials
  • Complete a Surgical Skills Assessment (SSA)

Module Examinations

Each of our nine spine Modules has an online, multiple-choice question, invigilated, 60-minute examination.

You must have completed all Lecture Assessments within a Module before you can take the Examination.

€99 per attempt


Each Tutorial is an online case-based group discussion under the tutelage of one of our world-class spine surgeon faculty. There are eight Tutorials – one each for Modules 2-9. Tutorials can only be taken if you have passed the relevant Module Examination.

€299 per Tutorial


For the Spine Surgical Skills Assessment you perform and film a spine surgery. One or more experienced spine surgeons will review the operation footage and question you online about your decisions, actions and further spine surgery knowledge.

€999 per assessment

Lecture Subscriptions

If you haven’t already, you can sign-up for a Lecture Subscription. You need to be on a Subscription plan before booking an Exam, Tutorial or Assessment.