Computed Tomography - Open Enrollment

This 16 week course is designed to educate technologist in the post-primary practice of computed tomography. Core topics include but are not limited to, computed tomography procedures and equipment operation, patient care (education, preparation, orientation and positioning), patient history and assessment, contrast media usage, scout image, selectable scan parameters, and image processing and display. Students will perform computed tomography examinations and duties at various clinical sites under the supervision of computed tomography technologists. This class includes 128 didactic hours and 288 clinical hours.

Upon completion, students may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist post-primary in Computed Tomography.

Pre-requisite: Individuals entering this course must be registered radiologic technologist, radiation therapist,
or nuclear medicine technologist. Students must present proof of current ARRT certification.

Course Cost $194.65

Upcoming Classes:
May 5, 2014
June 2, 2014
July 7, 2014

Perspective Student Admission Check List (click the links below to download the forms)
All students wishing to enroll in the Computed Tomography course must submit verification for the following to the designated program coordinator (Kristen Griffin).

Note:
When all of the below items have been submitted/completed you will receive access to the next upcoming class.

> Copy current ARRT certification 
> Copy of current CPR certification 
> Photo ID
Completed North Carolina Community College Medical Form (Directions HERE to assist you in filling this form out)
National Criminal Background Check and Drug Screen with Certified Background.com
Submitted signed clinical contract from your approved clinical site
> Clinical Orientation documentation
> If employed, proof of employment
Radiation badge (students are responsible for purchasing their own badge if not currently employed)
> Must have internet access
> Must have computer access with word processing (i.e. Microsoft Word)
> Appropriate scrubs and shoes for clinical
> You need to purchase 2 books
1. Follow the Link to Purchase "Mosby's Exam Review for Computed Tomography, 2nd Edition" – enter promotional code DM92639 for a discount and free shipping.
To purchase the Pageburst digital e-book go to http://pageburststore.elsevier.com/ - enter ISBN 9780323065900
2. Follow the Link to Purchase “Computed Tomography for Technologists: A Comprehensive Text
enter the Promo Code: WZT66FS for Free Shipping!
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Registration Form
> Payment for course ($194.65)

Fax (704-290-5845) or email (kgriffin@spcc.edu) all documentation to Kristen Griffin.

For more information regarding class content, contact:
Mez Chen at 704-765-8722 or
mchen@spcc.edu

For more information or to register, contact:
Kristen Griffin at 704-290-5223 or
kgriffin@spcc.edu