The PET-CT academy offers a range of courses in order to address the specific needs of PET-CT staff within different roles. Please note due to current restrictions, any face-to-face courses will be delivered using online meeting platforms until further notice.
PET-CT Reporting for MDTs
This course provides candidates with a comprehensive and up to date coverage of all aspects of 18FDG PET-CT imaging in Oncology.
This course has been designed to support Consultant Radiologists’ professional development in order to report PET-CT scans successfully.
Creating Positive Patient Experiences
This course provides modules focused on essential communication skills and supporting patients through PET-CT scans including exploring the anxieties patients may experience.
Essentials of PET-CT for Clinical Assistants
This module will give you a good understanding of the basics of PET/CT imaging by taking you through the patient journey through the department and the role that you play in that journey.
Essentials of PET-CT for Radiographers and Technologists
An introduction to PET-CT. On completion of this course, it is expected that candidates will have a clear understanding of evidence-based use of PET-CT imaging in the clinical settings and be able to confidently perform high-quality PET-CT scans.
Utility of Choline PET/CT in Prostate Malignancies
This module is suitable for consultants who already have experience reporting FDG PET/CT scans, and those who would like to explore the role of F18 choline imaging in prostate cancer.
Utility of F18 Fluoride PET-CT in Metastatic Bone Disease
This module is suitable for consultants who have experience reporting FDG PET/CT scans. We aim to explain the differences between F18 Fluoride and FDG and its uses.
Advanced Study Day
The PET-CT Academy experts will be providing lectures, case studies and interactive sessions describing the clinical use of gallium-DOTA-peptide imaging in neuroendocrine tumours.
Introduction to PET-CT: Scenarios & Solutions Workshop
Introduction to PET-CT: Scenarios & Solutions is an interactive study day for radiographers/technologists who have recently begun to work in PET-CT.
Being an Effective Manager
Responsible for managing or supervising staff? Learn the management and leadership skills required to improve the service, performance and quality of your team, with our comprehensive three-day programme.
The Human Factors (HF) is a one day course that uses blended learning and simulation approach to generate active participation of delegates.
Managing Patient Conversation
An interactive course to overcome challenges in clinical communication. To recognise the attitudes and behaviours that enable patients to feel heard and that they & their relatives/carers have been treated with compassion, dignity and respect.