Introductory Ultrasound: The Basics

Introductory Ultrasound: The Basics

Introductory Ultrasound: The Basics


CE: 14 Hours

Introductory Ultrasound: The Basics, is the ideal course to begin your ultrasound training. You’ll be exposed to ultrasound physics and system instrumentation. You’ll learn the fundamentals of image acquisition and how to acquire in a protocol for submission to teleradiology. Course work will focus on the “big” organs: The liver, spleen, urinary bladder, kidneys, and GI tract. You’ll also be introduced to the FAST exam, learning how to search for fluid in trauma cases. Watch the video below to learn more.

Course Objectives: 

  • Learn the principles governing image generation
  • What, when, and why of equipment controls
  • Recognition of normal organ structure
  • Hands-on scanning of FAST exam
  • Hands-on scanning of the “Big 5” (liver, spleen, kidneys, and bladder)
  • Aspirate and biopsy practice on phantoms
  • Incorporating ultrasound into your practice
  • Watch video below to learn more

Who should attend?

  • This course is for veterinarians and technicians who wish to begin, or build upon, ultrasound skills and incorporate this diagnostic tool into their practice.

Course Fee

$1,590.00 Standard Pricing
$1,540.00 Sound Loyalty Pricing

Course Dates & Time

January 17th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
January 18th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

March 17th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
March 18th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

May 5th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
May 6th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

August 25th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
August 26th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

October 23rd, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
October 24th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

December 11th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)
December 12th, 2017 (8:00am – 5:00pm)

Course Introduction Video