Diagnostic imaging techniques online for nurses

Key Information

CPD Hours: 18 hours

Course Length: Six weeks

Course Format: An intensive tutor-moderated online learning experience. Weekly online activities, reading materials, discussion forums and case studies will be provided to direct you through the learning materials

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20 Sep - 31 Oct 21

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Thoroughly enjoyed the course, was good refresher for a lot of things I do not necessarily think about in practice since qualifying.

Course Information

Key Areas
  • Radiation physics and radiation safety in the workplace
  • Normal radiographic anatomy
  • Positioning for radiographs
  • Image artefacts
  • Advanced diagnostic imaging techniques and their application in practice
  • Radiographic evaluation
  • Care of patients undergoing diagnostic imaging procedures
About this course

Do you want to know more about diagnostic imaging techniques in small animals and play a vital role in supporting a range of diagnostic imaging procedures in your workplace?

This online course is aimed at veterinary nurses wishing to extend their knowledge, increase their role and responsibility in radiography and improve their diagnostic imaging techniques.

Through the activities in the course, you will gain skills and knowledge to apply critical appraisal of radiography procedures and promote reflective and evidence-based practice.

Why do this course?
You will develop the skills to obtain and appraise high quality diagnostic images using radiography and provide effective support for other more complex imaging techniques such as ultrasound, computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging.


Lindsey Berriman, BSc Radiography PGCertVetEd FHEA
Senior Radiographer
The Royal Veterinary College

Ashley Moors, FdSc GradDipVN PGCertVetEd VN
The Royal Veterinary College