SNOMED CT Education and Document Library


SNOMED International provides online courses, tutorials and learning pathways that are designed to enable user to learn more about SNOMED CT.

Courses available are the SNOMED CT:

  • Foundation Course
  • Implementation Course
  • Authoring Level 1 Course
  • For Data Analysts
  • For Developers.

The Foundation Course is free and recommended for new users.

SNOMED CT for Data Analysts and Developers are self-paced learning pathways that teach a specific skill set.

For more information or to enrol for a course, visit the SNOMED International Education page.

New Zealand is represented on the SNOMED E-Learning Advisory Group and feedback is welcomed on the available education.


SNOMED CT Document Library

The SNOMED CT Document Library is a collection of documents, including introductory material, practical guides, technical specifications and reference material. These documents are an important source of information for user engaged in the adoption, authoring, implementation, deployment and use of SNOMED CT.

Some of the documents available are:

  • Starter Guide
  • Vendor Introduction to SNOMED CT
  • Technical Implementation Guide
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Data Analytics with SNOMED CT
  • SNOMED CT Diagramming Guideline.
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