Earn CME credits with online spine surgery education

You can fulfil your professional development requirements by studying spine surgery online. We have 179 online spine surgery lectures, each of which confers 3 CME credits upon successful completion. You can enrol on our Lectures, Modules or even our full Diploma in Spine Surgery instantly and study online at your own pace. 

How to earn CME credits

1. Enrol on a course – you can choose individual lectures, Modules or even the full Diploma.

2. Study the Lectures – 3 CME Credits are awarded for each Lecture Assessment completed successfully.

3. Download your CME credit certificate – it will include all CME credits earned in the period you specify.

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Our CME accreditation

All of our 179 lectures are accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Each successfully-completed Lecture confers 3 CME credits.

These credits can be converted to American Medical Association PRA Category 1 Credits meaning your study will be recognised throughout the world.

Advantages of earning CME credits with eccElearning

Earn CME credits wherever you are

You can study at home, at work, while travelling, or wherever there’s an internet connection.

Fits around your schedule

Online study means you can start, stop, review or revise whenever you like.

No travel expenses

With online study there are no travel or accommodation expenses such as those associated with attending conferences.

Focus on the subjects you need

Study the spine topics that are most important to you – whether that’s radiology, spondylolisthesis, or trauma of the upper cervical spine.

View our courses

Once you’ve tried the Trial Lecture, you can enrol on to any of our courses, including the Diploma in Spine Surgery, Spine Modules, or even one of our Specialist Certificates. We offer a comprehensive Spine Surgery Education Programme of 179 online spine lectures, created by 140 world-class spine experts. If you have any questions, just get in touch with us at support@eccelearning.com

Diploma in Spine Surgery

A comprehensive Masters-level Diploma in Spine Surgery. It includes 179 online Spine Lectures, 8 Live Tutorials, 16 surgical access films, 1 Surgical Skills Assessment, up to 4200 downloadable references and as many as 547 CME Credits.

If you need an in-depth education programme, with the evidence-base for the current gold-standard spine surgery practices, this is the course for you.

Educational Grants and Bursaries are available for the Diploma in Spine Surgery and can help to significantly reduce the cost, depending on your circumstances.


Study specific topics, such as degenerative disorders or spinal deformity, in-depth, to spread out the cost of the Diploma. Each Module includes online lectures, pre- and post- learning assessments, full reference list, additional learning materials, including videos, book chapters and journal articles, a live tutorial (for Modules 2-8) and a Module examination.

Educational Grants and Bursaries are available for Spine Modules and can help to significantly reduce the cost, depending on your circumstances.

Specialist Certificates – Radiology and Physiotherapy

Ideal for medical professionals, such as Radiologists and Physiotherapists, working in support of spine units. Specialist Certificates are in-depth online standalone certification courses. Endorsed by the European Spine Journal, all course lectures are CME accredited by the EACCME.

Spine Surgery Lectures

Any of our 179 spine surgery Lectures can be purchased individually. CME Credits are conferred for each Lecture successfully completed – keep on top of your professional development.