Podiatry Ultrasound

Put your best foot forward with this course in podiatry ultrasound.

Course overview

Register today on this PODIATRy Ultrasound Course

Places available | Date: 26 - 27 September 2018.

Designed, piloted, and developed by a team of professionals and experts in the field of musculoskeletal ultrasound, this course in podiatry ultrasound brings you a wealth of knowledge and hands-on skills. This innovative course in podiatry ultrasound is set to prepare and inform you in the safe use of ultrasound in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal conditions. On 26 - 27 September 2018, get ready for tutorials, masterclasses, and hands on sessions brought to you by AECC University College School of Medical Ultrasound. When you complete the course, you then have an opportunity to transfer to an MSc in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound (lower limb), if you like, or take a look at direct entry for an
MSc in Medical Ultrasound. Whether you’re brushing up on your technique or just getting started, expect an exciting and enlightening course in podiatry ultrasound.

In association with the British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine (BIMM), and approved by The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SOCAP) and the Consortium for the Accreditation of Sonographic Education (CASE), this course has everything to get you started.

If you’d like to know more about this course or have any questions, speak to our School of Medical Ultrasound team (previously known as Centre of Ultrasound) by sending them a message or calling 01202 436505.

 In association with the British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine (BIMM)

Key Information

Course title:
Podiatry Ultrasound
Duration:
2 day Introductory Seminar
AECC University College

Course leader

Budgie Hussain

DMedlmg, MSc, DMU, DCR(R), FHEA - Head of School of Medical Ultrasound.

Budgie Hussain is currently the Head of School of Medical Ultrasound and the programme leader for the MSc in Medical Ultrasound. He is also member of the Senior Management Group. He is responsible for the management of the centre budget and coordinating and facilitating School of Medical Ultrasound activities in education, training and clinical services in ultrasound.

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Course details

Our aim is to educate and train musculoskeletal practitioners in the safe and competent use of diagnostic ultrasound imaging. It’s as simple as that. You’ll have the chance to be trained in the safe and accurate acquisition of ultrasound images in the examination of musculoskeletal conditions. A team of experts will help you understand these images together with the medical history of the patient to take you a step further in making accurate decisions in patient management.

Joining the podiatry ultrasound course sees your learning split into two stages; an information packed two-day seminar and the option of attending two one-day tutorials and masterclasses.

Stage One

This course features a full two days packed with lectures, demonstrations, and practical workshops with real patients. Covering ultrasound physics, equipment controls, quality assurance, and the ever important safety aspects, you’ll come away brimming with new information. See the full timetable in the accordions below.

Stage Two

Join our experts in our regional tutorials and masterclasses. Pick the sessions that are right for you or come along to all that’s on offer to receive essential skills for the practicing of musculoskeletal ultrasound. You’ll see prosection of anatomical specimens and 3D anatomy modelling as well as practical demonstrations of equipment and scanning skills, and complete some written assignments. Spaces are limited for these tutorials and masterclasses, allowing the experts more hands on time with you and you more hands on time with the patients. See our 2018 tutorial and masterclass dates below:

  • 18th October 2018
  • 22nd November 2018

Unit breakdown

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Course Fees

Get involved in this podiatry ultrasound course with a single payment of £1870. This will cover the required Stage 1 Introductory Seminar and both Stage 2 tutorials and masterclasses.

If you’d rather choose which sessions you’d like to attend, you can pay £1010 for the required  Stage 1 Introductory Seminar and then £505 for each of the Stage 2 tutorial and masterclass you attend.

Talk to the ultrasound course team about payment for individual masterclasses and assessment fees. 

In both cases there’ll be a £290 fee for the Assessment once your log book is complete.  

The number of places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Stage 1 - Introductory Seminar (26 - 27 September 2018): £1010
Stage 1 and 2
- Introductory Seminar and both tutorials and masterclasses - £1870 (a saving of £150).

Book onto stage 1 only - podiatry ultrasound

book onto stage 1 and 2 - podiatry ultrasound

Talk to the ultrasound course team about payment for individual masterclasses and assessment fees. These will be sent as a private Eventbrite link.

Stage 2 - Individual Tutorial/Masterclass - 
£505 (cost is for a single tutorial/masterclass)

Assessment - £290

Terms and Conditions

The AECC University College School of Medical Ultrasound reserve the right to make alterations to fees, arrangements and dates for teaching and learning sessions, including the decision to run all or parts of the course in the light of demand. In the event that the course is cancelled or re-scheduled by the course organiser, a full refund of fees will be given, but the University College takes no responsibility for travel or accommodation expenses incurred by the delegate. 

If for any reason you are unable to attend the seminar please be aware that fees will be refunded, less a £10 administration charge, for all cancellations received at least 30 days before the event. Cancellations received after the 30 day period but 7 days prior to the seminar date will receive a 50% refund less the £10 administration charge. No refunds can be given after this time.

Contractual disclaimer: The views expressed in written material and by presenters do not necessarily reflect those of AECC University College School of Medical Ultrasound, nor does mention of trade names, organisations or professional practices imply endorsement by AECC University College School of Medical Ultrasound.