Basic Gynaecology and Early Pregnancy

With this Ultrasound course you can grow your own development with obstetric experts.

Course overview

Register today on this Basic gynaecology and early PRegnancy Ultrasound Course

Places available | Date: 08- 09 May 2019.  

A well established short course, giving you access to the use of ultrasound for the diagnosis of early pregnancy problems. Designed and delivered by a team of experienced professionals, this obstetric ultrasound course will give you a safe foundation and clear scope of practice.

Our fully equipped clinical skills centre boasts simulators (provided by scan trainer) together with state of the art Samsung medical systems (provided by MIS Healthcare) to give you the best start to your ultrasound training.  Expert lectures proceed hands on practical training in a ratio not exceeding 2:1.  Whether you’re a nurse, midwife, obstetrician or radiographer looking to get started in the field, this course will provide an appropriate starting point.

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

Key Information

Course title:
Pregnancy Ultrasound
2 Day Introductory Seminar
AECC University College

Course leader

Course Leader Image

Warren Foster

BSc (Hons), DR. MSc. MU - Head of School of Medical Ultrasound

Warren Foster is currently Head of AECC University College's School of Medical Ultrasound, a member of the Senior Management Group and program Lead for the MSc Ultrasound courses. With more than 15 years of Ultrasound experience across numerous specialities within the NHS, he is ideally placed to support your studies.

Course details

The course aim is to offer an educational pathway for current medical practitioners, whether your background is nursing, medicine or imaging, in the safe use of ultrasound. You will be trained in the acquisition of ultrasound images of basic gynaecology and early pregnancy problems. A team of experts will help you understand these images in correlation with the medical history to facilitate accurate decisions in patient management.

Stage One

Two days of lectures, demonstrations, and practical workshops using models and patients. Covering ultrasound physics, equipment controls, quality assurance, and safety aspects of ultrasound. See the full timetable in the accordions below.

Stage 2

Ideally students will have their own clinical placements.  Help can be provided with this, however this is not guaranteed.  Please call 01202 436505 to speak to someone in the team about this or email

Unit breakdown

"This course has given me everything I need to know"

Entry Requirements

Previous relevant Health Sciences degree

Course Fees

Stage 1: 2 day introductory seminar £810.00

Stage 2: Clinical placement within your workplace

Stage 3 (Assessment): £265.00


Please note there will be a £25 charge to re issue any duplicate certificates


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.