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Fundamentals of Diagnostic Imaging Investigations for Non-Medical Referrers

This course aims to provide non-medical referrers with the knowledge required to be able to request diagnostic imaging in compliance with Welsh Government and local health board requirements

Register your interest

There are currently no upcoming dates available for this course, but you can register your interest by getting in touch.

Who it’s for

Any registered Healthcare professionals who need to request imaging as part of their role.

This course will provide healthcare professionals with the specialist knowledge necessary to make referrals for diagnostic imaging investigations relevant to their scope of practice.

What you’ll learn

By attending the course participants will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:

  • Image formation
  • Image quality
  • Imaging modalities
  • Ethical and legal considerations
  • Audit and clinical governance
  • National & local imaging guidelines.

Topics covered

This 2-day programme of lectures relates to methods of imaging, benefits of different modalities, risks associated with imaging, using Picture Archiving and Communication Systems (PACS) and relevant legislation, particularly the Ionising Radiation (Medical Exposures) Regulations 2017 and there is a multiple choice examination to prove competence.

Click here to download a free copy of our Spring/Summer brochure.