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Short Course in Basic Obstetrics and Gynaecology Ultrasound - Contact Tuition

Interests: Obstetrics and Gynaecology / Ultrasound


This course is designed to educate delegates Level 1 Obstetric scanning, so that they feel comfortable about the basic obstetrics and gynaecology scans. The delegates will be able to assess foetal growth and recognize basic structural foetal anomalies, as well as basic gynaecology scans and anomalies.


Who Should Enrol

This course is appropriate for radiologists, sonographers, radiographers, mid wives and general practitioners. Delegates should have a medical qualification and have access to an ultrasound scanner to improve upon their ultrasound skills.

Course Structure

Online course content followed by a 1-day (two ½ days) hands-on facilitated workshop.

Learning Outcomes

The following topics will be covered:

  • Basics of ultrasound: Physics, Knobology, and Image optimisation
  • Basic obstetrics scanning: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd trimester
  • Basic female gynaecology scanning
  • Foetal Biometry and growth
  • Some easily recognizable foetal anomalies
  • Foetal well-being


Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Health Professionals for 30 CEU’s on level 3.


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.


R 5 800.00 (Inclusive of all VAT and Taxes where applicable)

Date Venue
24 – 25 June 2017 Gauteng
1-2 July 2017 Kwa-Zulu Natal
26-27 August 2017 Gauteng

Contact Details

Ilana van der Merwe

Tel: 012 816 9000
Fax: 086 558 9535
E-mail: Ilanavdm@foundation.co.za

Lodine De Villiers

Tel: 012 816 9000 / 9045
Fax: 086 558 9335
E-mail: lodined@foundation.co.za


Address: PO Box 75324, Lynnwood Ridge, 0040
Website: www.foundation.co.za