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Classroom Training

 Increase the diagnostic accuracy of your CT examinations and significantly raise your level of workflow efficiency with accredited, hands-on courses from the Siemens Life Education Centre. In addressing the theoretical principles behind the different applications of CT, as well as providing opportunities for practice, participants will learn how to facilitate faster and more superior evaluation of patients. Our state-of-the-art facility and highly personalised sessions ensure that attendees will be provided with the tools to increase their confidence, knowledge and leadership of CT imaging procedures in the field.

  *Register and pay 4 weeks in advance of the course start date to receive our Early Bird Rate!*


CT Essentials

This one day theoretical course is designed to introduce the user to basic scanning principles, dose reduction techniques and the features of Siemens CT hardware and software.
This course will give Radiographers confidence in understanding CT principles and customising protocols for their specific needs.

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Duration
1 day

Cost
For classes held in AUSTRALIA
Early Bird Rate*   AUD $316 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate       AUD $395 (inc. GST)

For classes held in New Zealand
Early Bird Rate*  NZD $336 (inc GST)
Standard Rate      NZD $420 (inc. GST)


Practical CT Scanning

This one day course provides participants with the fundamentals of CT coupled with hands-on training and is designed for radiographers who are about to embark on, or have just started scanning in CT.
The emphasis of this course is to give participants as much hands on experience as possible, providing participants with valuable and practical skills which are often missed in a busy work environment. Utilising the Siemens CT simulators and practical exercises, we will guide you from start to finish through many common CT examinations. 

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Duration
1 Day 

Cost
Early Bird Rate*  AUD $316 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD $395 (inc. GST)


CT Dual Energy

This one day course is an essential for those utilising Dual Energy CT scanning techniques on their Siemens CT scanner.
Participants will gain insight into dual energy scanning techniques by covering a vast array of clinical cases. Topics covered include dual energy physics, dual energy applications and scanning principles. 

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Duration
1 Day

Cost
For classes held in AUSTRALIA
Early Bird Rate* AUD $316 (inc GST)
Standard Rate     AUD $395 (inc GST)

For classes held in NEW ZEALAND
Early Bird Rate* NZD $336 (inc GST)
Standard Rate     NZD $420 (inc GST)


Advanced CT Scanning and Workflows

This two day course is suitable for participants who wish to extend their knowledge of CT and learn a variety of advanced scanning techniques and syngo.via applications to enhance their ability to perform complex examinations with confidence.
The goal of this course is to equip radiographers with the fundamentals of advanced imaging, theory and scanning techniques for examinations including coronary angiography, acute stroke imaging, vascular angiography and dual energy.

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Duration
2 days

Cost
Early Bird Rate*  AUD $1,196 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD $1,495 (inc.  GST) 


CT Cardiac Angiography

Cardiac CT Angiography is a two day course designed for those looking to advance their CT cardiac skills using a Siemens SOMATOM CT scanner. In this course you will learn the fundamentals of CT coronary angiograms including heart anatomy, scanning priniciples, contrast timings and dose reduction techniques. There is a strong hands on focus with practice in post processing techniques using Syngo.via. Participants will work up a variety of clinical cases.

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Duration
2 days

Cost
Early Bird Rate*  AUD $1,196 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD $1,495 (inc. GST)


CT Colonography Masterclass

This course is aimed at Radiologists who are interested in acquiring clinically-oriented knowledge in the field of colonography computed tomography, or in broadening and increasing their existing knowledge base. 
Radiographers are also welcome to attend.

The workshop will cover examination technique, patient selection, effective patient preparation and clinical data interpretation. It will also offer an interactive analysis of 50 case studies, and hands-on training on image evaluation strategies and image post-processing techniques. The optimisation of scanning techniques for CT colonography will also be covered.
The course format is a combination of lectures, hands-on training, mentored case reviews, video demonstrations and syngo.via workstation use for 3D post-processing.

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Duration
2 days

Cost
A$3,695 (inc. GST)

**NOTE -  Siemens Training Vouchers (TCV) are NOT eligible for use with this Masterclass**


CT Essentials for Radiotherapy

This one day course is suitable for participants who wish to extend their knowledge of CT in Radiation Therapy. Participants are provided with detailed knowledge of the Siemens user interface, CT physics, image reconstruction, image quality and dose reduction techniques. 
The course also focuses on contrast injection techniques in Radiation Therapy planning and interfacing with respiratory gating systems to acquire data throughout the breathing cycle. Emphasis is placed on understanding how these fundamental principles can translate into helping radiation therapists create and adapt scanning protocols.

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Duration
1 day

Cost
Early Bird Rate*    AUD $316 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD  $395 (inc. GST)


Practical CT for Radiotherapy

 This two day course is designed for Radiation Therapists who wish to build on their knowledge of CT in Radiation Therapy. This course combines theoretical knowledge and a large component of hands-on experience through simulation, exercises and case review. Emphasis is placed on understanding how fundamental principles can be applied in helping Radiation Therapists create and adapt scanning protocols to achieve the lowest possible doses in CT Radiotherapy scanning.

This course can also be exclusively tailored to meet your organisations needs and can be delivered locally to suit your scheduling requirements. For more information about a customised program and its pricing please contact your Siemens Healthineers Account Manager or Application Specialist.

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Duration
2 days

Cost
Early Bird Rate*  AUD $1,196 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD $1,495 (inc. GST)


syngo.via Advanced CT Clinical Engines

This two day course will equip radiographers with advanced knowledge in the functionality of syngo.via. Through the use of demonstrations, lectures and exercises, participants will learn a vast variety of different clinical workflows including MM Reading, MM Oncology, CT Vascular, CT NeuroDSA/NeuroVascular, CT Cardiac, CT Dual Energy and CT NeuroPerfusion.

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Pre-requisites
Participants are assumed to have prior knowledge of CT and CT examinations (eg. CT Angiography) and basic understanding of anatomy.

Duration
2 days

Cost
Early Bird Rate*  AUD $1,196 (inc. GST)
Standard Rate      AUD $1,495 (inc. GST)


CT Dual Energy Insights

This half day course is an introduction for those utilising Dual Energy CT scanning techniques on their Siemens CT scanner.
Participants will get an introduction to  Dual Energy scanning techniques, covering the most popular Dual Energy Applications. Topics covered include dual energy physics, dual energy applications and scanning principles.

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Duration
0.5 day

Cost
AUD $79 (incl GST)