The Basic and Clinical Sciences Anaesthetic Course (BCSAC)
The Basic and Clinical Sciences Anaesthetic Course (BCSAC) is intended as one of the tools suitable for the preparation of the European Diploma in Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care by improving the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of different areas of basic and clinical sciences.
The course is an expansion of the well-established Basic Science Anaesthesia Course (BSAC) which has been successfully run since 2012 with the introduction of the clinical component in 2020.
ESAIC E-Learning Platform
To view E-learning modules pertaining to examinations preparation, follow these steps:
1. Connect to the ESAIC Academy
2. Under “eLearning”, go to the “non-technical skills” section. An eLearning video featuring advice on how to succeed at MCQ as well as another one on how to prepare for an oral examination are available.
Note: you must be an ESAIC member to access some of the modules of the ESAIC Academy.
The On-Line Assessment (OLA) and In-training Assessment
Part I Examination and ITA – Sample Questions
Please find below sample EDAIC Part I / ITA questions in different languages. Please note that ESAIC is providing these questions as an example to help candidates prepare for the examination. The Examinations Committee and the ESAIC Secretariat will not answer any questions on the scientific content of these sample questions.
Part II Examination – Sample Questions