What you will learn

Course description: 

Philips Education Specialists will provide twenty-eight (28) hours of PET/CT Ingenuity OnSite Education for up to four (4) students, selected by customer, including technologists from night/weekend shifts if necessary. All training must be delivered within the same visit. Course content is intended to provide an introduction to the hardware and software.. Students should attend all three onsite training sessions. CEUs are not available in all cases. Please read Guidelines for more information, which will be provided to you during the scheduling process. Note: Site must be patient-ready. Philips personnel are not responsible for actual patient contact or operation of equipment during education sessions except to demonstrate proper equipment operation. Completion of (2) CT modules and (2) PET Modules will be required prior to attending onsite essentials education. Students access didactic courses through the Philips On-Line Learning Center. CT modules consist of an overview of physics, scanner generations, a review of hardware and software components, data acquisition, and image reconstruction. PET modules include an overview of physics, instrumentation, radiopharmaceuticals, patient preparation, and radiation safety.

Topics covered include the following:

  • PET/CT Physics
  • Radiation Safety
  • PET daily, short tube conditioning, air calibration, CT daily
  • CT Host PET/CT Host Directory Page
  • Generate Protocols scan parameters for PET
  • ldCT diagnostic CT
  • Manual Reconstructions PET CT
  • PET Recons PET Recon Monitor
  • Patient Set-up
  • Scanning workflow
  • PET/CT Viewer or Fusion viewer
  • SUVCT Viewer-2D, Slab, MPR, Batch
  • Brain Scanning
  • Patient Preparation
  • System Configuration
  • CT Host User Interface
Course details

Delivery method: 

  • Instructor-led


  • English


28 Hours

Course disclaimer: 

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