Ultrasound Course

This course will provide the theoretical background for emergency medicine trainees to become competent at Level 1 ultrasound scanning techniques as set out by the College of Emergency Medicine curriculum.

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Accrediting body

This course is approved for 11 College of Emergency Medicine CPD points.

Target audience

Recommended for trainees in emergency medicine.

This is a refresher course for candidates who have completed the full course previously.  Please enquire when booking.

Places are limited to 16 applicants so early applications are advised.


2 days


Candidates will rotate through a series of lectures and practical sessions across the two days.  On completion of the course candidates will be expected to keep a log of their supervised practice according to College of Emergency Medicine Ultrasound training guidelines.



Includes course materials and daytime catering.

Enquire about availability at Derby

For an application form please e-mail dhft.specialistcourses@nhs.net, putting ultrasound course in the subject.

Please advise of your grade, specialty, name of the hospital where you work and your mobile number.

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Each question within our form clearly stipulates the information required from you. Please do not include further details about yourself or anyone else other than that being specifically asked. 

What information we collect

  • Name, profession, employer and job title
  • Contact information including address, telephone numbers and email address
  • Special dietary / access requirements
  • Relevant payment and invoicing information

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Course administrators and facilitators. This access is required to confirm your registration and to keep an accurate record of who is attending each course. 

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How we store your information

When a form has been submitted we will keep a hard copy as required by the governing body of the course. Forms are kept for a maximum of 5 years in a secure environment.

How long we store your information for 

We store personal information for as short a time as possible. 

Unless you have otherwise stipulated within your submitted registration, your details will be removed from our protected hospital computer network shortly after you have attended your training course. 

Removal of your information from our records 

You are entitled to request that we remove any personal information we have about you stored within our systems at any time. For more information on how to do this please email  dhft.specialistcourses@nhs.net.