FUSIC Heart Course (Focused Ultrasound for Intensive Care) 

Our 1-day face-to-face course provides you with all the knowledge and practical skills that you need to complete the training for your FUSIC accreditation. Our course provides you with lectures by experienced FUSIC trainers as well as practical scanning sessions to develop your ultrasound skills.

Our FUSIC Heart Course is fully approved by the Intensive Care Society.

Attendance on an approved course or completion of online training is mandatory for sign-off by the Intensive Care Society.

Next Dates: 23rd August, 6th September and 22nd November 2022

Fee: £350

Venue: Unit 42 St Olav’s Court, Lower Road, London SE16 2XB

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17 years of experience in teaching RCEM courses

+11 400 students have taken our courses

4.9 out of 5 is our average Google review score

17 years of experience in teaching RCEM courses

+11 400 students have taken our courses

4.9 out of 5 is our average Google review score

About Our FUSIC Heart Course

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What Does the Course Cover?

This one-day FUSIC Heart course is designed to optimise your learning through short lectures and live demonstrations, followed by practical scanning sessions to hone the skills learnt in the lectures.

The course covers:

  • Basic ultrasound physics, machine controls, basic views and image optimisation
  • Background to FUSIC Heart
  • Scanning the heart from the PLAX, PSAX, A4C and subcostal windows
  • Recognition of anatomy and pathology
  • IVC, pericardial and pleural fluid
  • how to get FUSIC Heart sign-off; accreditation beyond FUSIC
FUSIC-Heart-simulator

Why Choose Us for FUSIC Heart?

All of our teaching faculty are highly skilled ultrasound practitioners with extensive teaching experience. Many of our faculty have attended our courses in the past and gone on to work for us.

All of our ultrasound courses are designed around focused scanning practice, giving you ample time to practice the skills that you have learned in the lectures and demos. Our faculty are trained to guide you in achieving the right ultrasound views, which helps you to develop the confidence to practice ultrasound successfully.

We have a range of modern ultrasound machines to work on, including the latest hand-held devices, phantoms and state-of-the-art simulators. The more different types of ultrasound machines you work on, the more confident you will feel in your ultrasound abilities.

What Are the Benefits?

The main benefit of choosing this course is our focus on scanning practice.

You will get:

  • 3.5 hours actual scanning time
  • Scan on healthy volunteers and state-of-the-art simulators with a wide range of pathologies
  • Use a range of ultrasound machines, including the latest hand-held devices, phantoms and simulators
  • Teas, coffees, juices and lunch are provided
  • Our training facility is centrally located near to London Bridge, making it easy to get to on course mornings.

Each course day is closed off with a quiz to test the knowledge you have gained throughout the day.

Book Your Place

About Our FUSIC Heart Course

What Does the Course Cover?

FUSIC-Ultrasound-teaching

This one-day FUSIC Heart course is designed to optimise your learning through short lectures and live demonstrations, followed by practical scanning sessions to hone the skills learnt in the lectures.

The course covers:

  • Basic ultrasound physics, machine controls, basic views and image optimisation
  • Background to FUSIC Heart
  • Scanning the heart from the PLAX, PSAX, A4C and subcostal windows
  • Recognition of anatomy and pathology
  • IVC, pericardial and pleural fluid
  • how to get FUSIC Heart sign-off; accreditation beyond FUSIC

Why Choose Us for FUSIC Heart?

FUSIC-Heart-simulator

All of our teaching faculty are highly skilled ultrasound practitioners with extensive teaching experience. Many of our faculty have attended our courses in the past and gone on to work for us.

All of our ultrasound courses are designed around focused scanning practice, giving you ample time to practice the skills that you have learned in the lectures and demos. Our faculty are trained to guide you in achieving the right ultrasound views, which helps you to develop the confidence to practice ultrasound successfully.

We have a range of modern ultrasound machines to work on, including the latest hand-held devices, phantoms and state-of-the-art simulators. The more different types of ultrasound machines you work on, the more confident you will feel in your ultrasound abilities.

What Are the Benefits?

The main benefit of choosing this course is our focus on scanning practice.

You will get:

  • 3.5 hours actual scanning time
  • Scan on healthy volunteers and state-of-the-art simulators with a wide range of pathologies
  • Use a range of ultrasound machines, including the latest hand-held devices, phantoms and simulators
  • Teas, coffees, juices and lunch are provided
  • Our training facility is centrally located near to London Bridge, making it easy to get to on course mornings.

Each course day is closed off with a quiz to test the knowledge you have gained throughout the day.

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Wonderful course. Really helpful pre-course material for people new to us. Would definitely recommend to junior doctors. Approachable staff.   

Sarah Jeyaprakash – May 2022

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