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EBMT Online Learning Course for Nurses


The EBMT Nurses e-learning program has been transformed from the successful EBMT Nurses Textbook and has been developed by and for nurses with an interest in Haematopoietic Cell Transplantation. It brings together the knowledge of nursing leaders in HCT and nursing care to provide nurses with a comprehensive and informative guide covering all aspects of transplant nursing, from basic principles to advanced concepts. It takes the learner on a journey through the history of transplant nursing, presenting concepts to help nurses improve their patient’s experience. It also explores research and auditing methods.

The ultimate goal of this e-learning is to support the EBMT Nurses Group's objective of improving the care of patients receiving HCT.

The online learning course comprises modular content based on the EBMT Textbook for Nurses. Each module is prefaced with Learning Outcomes and is followed by a short selection of 10 multiple-choice questions. Participants are nurses working in or interested in the field of HSCT wishing to access content in a range of specific areas.

  • JACIE and Quality Management in HSCT: Implications for Nursing
  • HSCT: How Does It Work?
  • Donor Selection
  • Transplant Preparation
  • Cell Source and Apheresis
  • Principles of Conditioning Therapy and Cell Infusion
  • BMT Settings, Infection and Infection Control
  • Transplantation Through the Generations
  • Early and Acute Complications and the Principles of HSCT Nursing Care
  • Supportive Care
  • Graft-Versus-Host Disease (GvHD)
  • Graft Versus Tumour Effect
  • Engraftment, Graft Failure, and Rejection
  • Late Effects and Long-Term Follow-Up
  • Nursing Research and Audit in the Transplant Setting
  • To provide free, accessible, complete and comprehensive online education package for Nurses based on the EBMT Textbook for Nurses.
  • To improve understanding and awareness through in-module activities.
  • To consolidate prior knowledge through self-directed learning.
  • To support JACIE accreditation and competency training for Nurses working in HSCT.
  • To use e-learning to pass modular tests and generate a final certificate for training portfolio.

This e-course is directed to Nurses.

Participants are required to complete the content for each module including any learning activities within the module. Participants comprehension of each module is tested by a short quiz of 10 questions. You must correctly answer 80% of the questions. On successful completion, you will receive an automatic acknowledgment.

Registration is free and open!

Registration for Members

  1. Log-in into the e-learning platform
  2. Access the course catalog.
  3. Enroll

If you have never accessed the e-learning platform, please see the tutorial.


Registration for Non-Members

  1. Log-in into the course catalogue.
  2. Create an account.
  3. Enroll

If you have never accessed the e-learning platform, please see the tutorial.