American Association for Respiratory Care offers and accredits quality continuing respiratory care education so you can provide the best possible care.
The courses at AARC University are available to you at any hour of the day. Search through the offerings and earn continuing education whenever you need it. Members get discounted pricing on all courses, and can find many offerings available for free.
The AARC offers free live webcasts to members on current topics for continuing education credit. You can interact with and ask questions of the presenter. Archived versions of past webcasts are also available on AARC University.
Current Topics in Respiratory Care
The Current Topics in Respiratory Care DVD series offers an in-depth exploration of recent scientific advancements in respiratory care and the evidence-based practices that improve delivery of care and reduce readmissions. Presented by the leaders in respiratory care, the series is designed to cultivate high-performing respiratory therapists who are equipped to educate patients and implement best practices in care.
Through the CRCE Lookup System, AARC members have easy access to:
- View Courses—a list of current AARC-approved CRCE courses by date range and location
- View Transcript—view and print a transcript of all your personal CRCE credits to use as proof of attendance at educational meetings
The Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) system approves and accredits educational programs, assuring their value to your continuing education needs. A sponsor of continuing education courses will use the resources in this area. Sponsors, get your course accredited.