Early identification of foetal anomalies through obstetric ultrasound scanning provides rapid and essential assistance to all clinicians. It has become an essential tool in the diagnosis, management and treatment of all relevant patients. This course is designed to educate delegates in Level 1 Obstetric Scanning, so that they feel comfortable about the basic obstetrics and gynaecological scans. The delegates will be able to assess foetal growth and recognise basic structural foetal anomalies, as well as be introduced to basic gynaecological scans and anomalies.
This course is appropriate for medical doctors, medical interns and sonographers.
After completion of this course you should be able to:
The following modules will be covered:
Blended learning approach consisting of online teaching & learning as well as a 1-day face to face contact tuition session. Please note the online theoretical component must be completed successfully before the date of practical session.
Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Health Professionals for 30 CEU's on Level 2.
Participants will be assessed by MCQs on the theoretical component and practical assessments, both for which a minimum pass mark of 70% needs to be obtained.
To qualify for the certificate of completion, delegates have to complete and pass the online course content as well as successfully complete the hands-on assessment process.
10 October 2021 (Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape)
30 October 2021 (Cape Town, Western Cape)
13 November 2021 (Pretoria, Gauteng)
FPD School of Health Sciences
Tel: 012 110 4080/ 087 821 1109