Diagnostic CT for Molecular Imaging Course

Diagnostic CT for Molecular Imaging Course 2021

Course Flyer (pdf)

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). 

For up to date information regarding CT licencing in other states, please contact the appropriate authority:

South Australia (EPA), Queensland (Radiation Health Unit, Queensland Health), Western Australia (Government of Western Australia, Radiological Council.

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 25 January and close 4:00pm on Thursday 11 February 2021.

Course dates:
Monday 22 February - Friday 11 June 2021

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 Here

If you are interested in applying to complete the course please read the information booklet 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.