Welcome to Better Pain Management

Since 2017, the Faculty of Pain Medicine, (ANZCA) has delivered the unique Better Pain Management e-learning program packages. Courses have been designed for specialist and medical practitioners, medical students, nurses, and allied health professionals engaged in the care of patients with persistent pain. These comprehensive module programs are optimised for flexible learning – being completely self-directed and self-paced. Each module is usually completed in around one hour.

All FPM Better Pain Management e-learning modules are now available for purchase by healthcare professionals – you can either construct a self-directed learning package with the modules of your choice, or as a packaged pre-set course comprising modules that collectively produce a targeted learning program. Hospital education unit managers and medical school academic staff can also purchase modules or courses on behalf of others, distributing licenses to staff and creating a comprehensive training program that supports the principles of pain management. 


BPM - Become part of a global pain management solution

FPM’s Better Pain Management program provides a unique opportunity to learn cutting edge skills and knowledge that you can use every day in your practice/work.

Featured Courses

Neuropathic pain: identification and management in primary care
Use a systematic assessment approach to diagnose neuropathic pain, including how to distinguish between neuropathic and nociceptive pain. Develop treatment plans to address common comorbidities, together with a rational choice of investigations in the diagnostic process, knowing when referral is indicated. $35.00 + GST
AUD $35.00
Complete Better Pain Management program: 12 modules
The complete 12-module Better Pain Management package delivers an interactive and patient-centric approach to non-malignant chronic pain management. Develop a multi-disciplinary style in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of those experiencing persistent pain. Comprehensive and engaging study designed for health professionals. $315.00 + GST
AUD $315.00
Better Pain Prescribing. Clarity and confidence in opioid management: 6 module package
Develop clearer decision-making in opioids prescribing for those with chronic pain. Learn best practice pain management techniques for clinically-responsible patient outcomes, whilst reducing opioid dependence and harm. FPM specialist clinicians will help you understand how to use non-pharmacological therapies, and optimise opioid treatment plans.
AUD $165.00
Pain Management: An integrated approach for the clinical setting: 6 module package
Ready to apply your pain management knowledge and more skillfully manage both common and specific pain conditions within the clinical setting? Six dedicated modules designed by specialist FPM pain management clinicians - specifically for multi-disciplinary healthcare professionals. Further develop an evidence-based approach to improving outcomes for those under your care. $165.00 + GST
AUD $165.00