The Radiological Service Training Institute’s (RSTI) new 20,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art training facility in Solon, Ohio, offers training opportunities in x-ray certification, PACS certification, CT, ultrasound, bone densitometry, and mammography. The programs are divided into five modules, from basic x-ray servicing to advanced microprocessor-controlled equipment maintenance and imaging technology. All modules include lecture, testing, lab activities, and certification from RSTI upon satisfactory completion. Courses can also be taken at major medical institutions throughout the country. RSTI is offering a 30% discount off tuition for the New Year.
SOUTH PACIFIC BIOMEDICAL INC
South Pacific Biomedical Inc, Temecula, Calif, has pioneered multivendor ventilator service training and support. Serving clients since 2001 with an array of comprehensive and informative service seminars, its classes combine innovative online Internet-based training with advanced classroom study. Courses are product specific and virtually all hands-on, making use of the company’s own Lecture-shop learning system, which balances technical information with hands-on simulations and practice. Topics covered include pneumatic theory, diagnostics and calibrations, troubleshooting, and more.
Conquest Imaging, Stockton, Calif, offers a hands-on approach to ultrasound training using curriculum designed by engineers for engineers. Drawing from collective field experience, the company provides training courses that will give even novice students the confidence to resolve problems on technologically advanced ultrasound equipment. Conquest Imaging aims to demystify diagnostic imaging ultrasound equipment and remove the barriers presented by new equipment and services entering the medical workplace. Course offerings include: basic ultrasound; networking and DICOM; and machine-specific classes on HD11, envisor, E8, and others.
DITEC Inc has been providing medical equipment maintenance management training and service training for more than 16 years at its Solon, Ohio, location. The training program is approved and authorized by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, and all instructors are certified radiology equipment specialists.
The curriculum includes offerings in diagnostic imaging modalities, advanced product-specific courses, PACS, DICOM, networking, biomedical and maintenance department management, and regulatory and compliance courses. The school’s expanded distance education and video training program includes courses on customer relations, negotiations, and other topics. A new hands-on “Introduction to Medical Electronics” course is also offered.