Diagnostic CT for Molecular Imaging Course 2018

Diagnostic CT for Molecular Imaging Course 2018

Applications Now Open

The Diagnostic CT for Molecular Imaging course provides Nuclear Medicine Technologists/Scientists with the required knowledge and skills to perform diagnostic computed tomography (CT). 

Nuclear Medicine Technologists/Scientists who successfully complete the course are eligible for a Radiation Use Licence to perform diagnostic CT in Victoria (DHHS health.vic) and New South Wales (EPA). In Queensland (Radiation Unit, Queensland Health), South Australia (EPA) and Western Australia (Government of Western Australia, Radiological Council) they are licenced to perform diagnostic CT on hybrid systems.

The course is delivered over 16 weeks and comprises three study Modules that cover (1) the Physics of CT Imaging and Dosimetry, (2) CT Clinical Methods and (3) CT Clinical Applications. Modules 1 and 2 are studied online, and Module 3 comprises three weeks of supervised CT clinical practice. The number of candidates admitted into each course is restricted to a maximum of 16. Candidtates will be accepted based on the order of receipt of a fully completed application, including all required documents.

The dates for the next course are as follows:

Application dates:
Applications Open 9.00am Monday January 29 and close 4.00pm Thursday February 15, 2018.

Course dates:
Monday February 26  - Friday June 15, 2018.

Course fees:

VSNMT members $2500 (GST inclusive)

VSNMT non-members $3000 (GST inclusive)

To claim the reduced VSNMT member course fee, applicants must be full financial members of the VSNMT. To become a member, click here.

Full course payment is not required until you are notified by the VSNMT. Failure to pay within 1 week of this notification will result in forfeit of your place.

Application forms:                                                                                                                                      Candidate application form                                                                                                                  Supervisor application form                                                                                                                    Employer application form

Please note that all three forms must be completed to be eligible to apply for the course.

Course Information Booklet

Download Course Information Booklet 2018 here

If you are interested in applying to complete the course please read the information book and follow the application process outlined in Section 11.

If you would like any further information or to register an expression of interest in the course please contact the CT Course administrator.