MRI Training

We currently run three MRI courses;

Introduction to MRI: A 2 day basic MRI course, bringing the theory into practice.

MRI – The Inside Story, from Picture to Proton and beyond.... A 3 day course  based on the book, MRI from Picture to Proton and will include authors lecturing on the courses. Basic level and intermediate level available/

Introduction to Cardiac MRI. A 2 day course run in collaboration with Lecicester University Hospitals and sponsored by Siemens

See below for further details on each course

Introduction to Cardiac MRI

18-19 March 2022 Online

Sponsored by Althea and Siemens

A two day course, in collaboration with Glenfield Hospital, Leicester with sponsoship. Specifically designed for all staff who perform cardiac MRI examinations or are planning to do so.   It will provide the underpinning knowledge to help you carry out the practical imaging and build your confidence to produce high quality diagnostic examinations.

It is ideal for radiographers new to cardiac MRI and those who wish to understand more about cardiac anatomy, scanning tips, techniques and protocols.

Glenfield Hospital, Leicester has provided excellent cardiac MRI services for over two decades, the clinical experts will share their experiences, alongside other invited speakers who are specialists in this field.

Flyer for Introduction to Cardiac MRI online course 2022
MRI Intro Cardiac 2022.pdf
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Agenda for March 2022 - Introduction to Cardiac MRI
1 MR Cardiac Online Agenda March 2022.pd[...]
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Venue and Accommodation

Venue address and accommodation information
Accommodation near Glenfield Hospital.pd[...]
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Introduction to MRI

7-8 February 2022  Online

31 Oct-1 November 2022  Online

This is a two day, basic entry level course designed for staff with a little MRI knowledge or experience or for those who wish to have a refresher on MR equipment, the core knowledge and clinical applications.

Introduction to MRI 2022 course information
An outline of the course and price
Course Flyer MRI Intro 22.pdf
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Introduction to MRI 2022 Online Agenda
The March course will be delivered online
Intro MRI online Agenda 0122 .pdf
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MRI The Inside Story, from Picture to Proton and beyond....

Next courses:

Basic Level                    16-18 May 2022 - 3 days                   Online

Receive the textbook as part of the course notes

Intermediate Level         12-14 September 2022 - 3 days       Online

Receive the textbook as part of the course notes

MRI The Inside Story 2021 Course Flyer - Basic and Intermediate level
Summary of both courses, the costs and venue information
Spring course will be delivered online
Course Flyer Inside Story 2022.pdf
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MRI The Inside Story - Basic level 2022 Online Agenda
The May course will be delivered online
P2P May22 .pdf
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MRI – The Inside Story, from Picture to Proton and beyond

The May course is a basic level for those new to MRI or wish for a refreaher.

The Septmeber course is an intermediate level, covering topics in more details for the more experienced MRI radiographer.


The courses are designed to meet the staff needs by providing the necessary underpinning knowledge, confidence and motivation to support you in your everyday clinical environments.

Dr Donald McRobbie co Author of MRI from Picture to Proton will deliver the physocs and technical elements of the course.

*      Delegates attend for three days to enable you to get the most out of the content and whole course experience.

*     A reduction of a day will help with the difficulties of staff getting time off from the department

*     Reduction in cost of attending the whole course.

*     All delegates will receive the latest edition of MRI from Picture to Proton book

*     The mornings will concentrate on the physics and technical elements 

*     The afternoons will cover clinical applications of MRI 

*     An advanced MRI day is likely to be scheduled at a later date

MRI Safety Course - See the MRI Safety training page for details

A two day course dedicated to MRI Safety. It allows for more time to answer your safety questions and bring you the latest on MR safety, including contrast media and the latest on MR safety guidance and legislation.

Ideal for all staff who work in the MR environment.