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Know Siemens CT equipment inside and out

Technical Prospects understands how you rely on the recognized innovation leader in CT technology, Siemens. During our courses, students engage in discussions, lectures, and labs centered on the core principles of CT equipment operation, configuration, troubleshooting, and repair for all primary system components.

For the safety of students, a prerequisite includes some knowledge of radiation production.

Learn Your Siemens Definition AS, Siemens Perspective/Scope, or Sensation Family CT with our 5-day classes. Find a class that fits your schedule and enroll today!

Need assistance in finding the right training course? Contact our Business Development and Customer Service team 24/7/365.

New for 2020

We have a new Siemens CT training course for 2020 covering the Siemens Perspective and Scope Systems.

In addition to our new course we are continuing to offer Siemens Sensation Family and Definition training courses.

The Siemens Emotion training course is available upon request.

Please Note: In 2020 we really encourage those wishing to send multiple people but our scheduled courses don’t work for you to be sure and request a custom training course. Let’s work together to find a time and course layout that works best for you!

You can request a custom course at the bottom of this page.

Siemens Definition AS - January 13-17, 2020

This course focuses on the major system components that makeup the Definition AS system platform; specifically covering the different AS and Table configuration options. This course does not cover the any of the following systems; Sensation Family, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT models or systems.

Course Description: Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training Course is an 5-day (Monday-Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:
It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment OR
  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:
Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Definition AS;
  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water and Air Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction system
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Review and perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course Details:

Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training course includes the following;

Lectures and discussions consisting of;

  • Terminology, signals and signal paths
  • Functions of individual boards and components
  • Location, identification and function of all major subcomponents
  • LED location and identification
  • Error code location and identification for each of the primary system components

Laboratory exercises consisting of;

  • Hands-on experiences providing in-depth understanding and knowledge of system components
  • Detailed instruction and opportunity to interact with the Syngo software interface
  • Exposure to accessing the system event log
  • Perform a full system Tune-up and OEM recommended Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course grading consists of;

  • There will be a course covering final exam administered the final day of the course. Consistent course attendance and final exam must be completed to receive a course completion certificate.

Event Details

Event Date: January 13, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: January 17, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: January 03, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Sensation Family - February 10-14, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Sensation Family system platform; specifically covering the Sensation 10, 16, 40 and 64 slice systems. It does not cover the Sensation 4, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Sensation Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

    • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
    • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Sensation Family
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: February 10, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: February 14, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: January 31, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Perspective/Scope - March 9-13, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Somatom Perespective and Scope Family system platforms. It does not cover the Emotion, Sensation, Definition or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Somatom Perspective/Scope Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with MRI equipment
  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

Service Laptop

Personal Dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Somatom Family
    • Data Measurement and Slipring systems
    • Generator and Power Distribution system
    • Gantry and Patient Handling system
    • Image Control and Image Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: March 9, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: March 13, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: February 28, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Definition AS - April 6-10, 2020

This course focuses on the major system components that makeup the Definition AS system platform; specifically covering the different AS and Table configuration options. This course does not cover the any of the following systems; Sensation Family, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT models or systems.

Course Description: Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training Course is an 5-day (Monday-Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:
It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment OR
  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:
Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Definition AS;
  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water and Air Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction system
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Review and perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course Details:

Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training course includes the following;

Lectures and discussions consisting of;

  • Terminology, signals and signal paths
  • Functions of individual boards and components
  • Location, identification and function of all major subcomponents
  • LED location and identification
  • Error code location and identification for each of the primary system components

Laboratory exercises consisting of;

  • Hands-on experiences providing in-depth understanding and knowledge of system components
  • Detailed instruction and opportunity to interact with the Syngo software interface
  • Exposure to accessing the system event log
  • Perform a full system Tune-up and OEM recommended Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course grading consists of;

  • There will be a course covering final exam administered the final day of the course. Consistent course attendance and final exam must be completed to receive a course completion certificate.

Event Details

Event Date: April 6, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: April 10, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: March 27, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Sensation Family - April 13-17, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Sensation Family system platform; specifically covering the Sensation 10, 16, 40 and 64 slice systems. It does not cover the Sensation 4, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Sensation Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

    • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
    • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Sensation Family
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: April 13, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: April 17, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: April 03, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Perspective/Scope - May 4-8, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Somatom Perespective and Scope Family system platforms. It does not cover the Emotion, Sensation, Definition or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Somatom Perspective/Scope Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with MRI equipment
  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

Service Laptop

Personal Dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Somatom Family
    • Data Measurement and Slipring systems
    • Generator and Power Distribution system
    • Gantry and Patient Handling system
    • Image Control and Image Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: May 4, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: May 8, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: April 24, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Definition AS - June 8-12, 2020

This course focuses on the major system components that makeup the Definition AS system platform; specifically covering the different AS and Table configuration options. This course does not cover the any of the following systems; Sensation Family, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT models or systems.

Course Description: Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training Course is an 5-day (Monday-Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:
It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment OR
  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:
Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Definition AS;
  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water and Air Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction system
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Review and perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course Details:

Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training course includes the following;

Lectures and discussions consisting of;

  • Terminology, signals and signal paths
  • Functions of individual boards and components
  • Location, identification and function of all major subcomponents
  • LED location and identification
  • Error code location and identification for each of the primary system components

Laboratory exercises consisting of;

  • Hands-on experiences providing in-depth understanding and knowledge of system components
  • Detailed instruction and opportunity to interact with the Syngo software interface
  • Exposure to accessing the system event log
  • Perform a full system Tune-up and OEM recommended Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course grading consists of;

  • There will be a course covering final exam administered the final day of the course. Consistent course attendance and final exam must be completed to receive a course completion certificate.

Event Details

Event Date: June 8, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: June 12, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: May 29, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Sensation Family - June 15-19, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Sensation Family system platform; specifically covering the Sensation 10, 16, 40 and 64 slice systems. It does not cover the Sensation 4, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Sensation Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

    • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
    • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Sensation Family
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: June 15, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: June 19, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: June 05, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Perspective/Scope - July 13-17, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Somatom Perespective and Scope Family system platforms. It does not cover the Emotion, Sensation, Definition or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Somatom Perspective/Scope Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with MRI equipment
  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

Service Laptop

Personal Dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Somatom Family
    • Data Measurement and Slipring systems
    • Generator and Power Distribution system
    • Gantry and Patient Handling system
    • Image Control and Image Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: July 13, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: July 17, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: July 03, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Definition AS - August 3-7, 2020

This course focuses on the major system components that makeup the Definition AS system platform; specifically covering the different AS and Table configuration options. This course does not cover the any of the following systems; Sensation Family, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT models or systems.

Course Description: Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training Course is an 5-day (Monday-Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:
It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment OR
  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:
Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Definition AS;
  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water and Air Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction system
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Review and perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course Details:

Technical Prospects’ Definition AS Training course includes the following;

Lectures and discussions consisting of;

  • Terminology, signals and signal paths
  • Functions of individual boards and components
  • Location, identification and function of all major subcomponents
  • LED location and identification
  • Error code location and identification for each of the primary system components

Laboratory exercises consisting of;

  • Hands-on experiences providing in-depth understanding and knowledge of system components
  • Detailed instruction and opportunity to interact with the Syngo software interface
  • Exposure to accessing the system event log
  • Perform a full system Tune-up and OEM recommended Preventative Maintenance procedures

Course grading consists of;

  • There will be a course covering final exam administered the final day of the course. Consistent course attendance and final exam must be completed to receive a course completion certificate.

Event Details

Event Date: August 3, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: August 7, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: July 24, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Sensation Family - August 24-28, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Sensation Family system platform; specifically covering the Sensation 10, 16, 40 and 64 slice systems. It does not cover the Sensation 4, Volume Zoom, Volume Access or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Sensation Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

    • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training
    • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with CT equipment

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

  • Personal dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Sensation Family
    • Gantry and Table systems
    • Power Distribution
    • Water Cooling systems
    • Image Control and Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: August 24, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: August 28, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: August 14, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145

Siemens Perspective/Scope - September 14-18, 2020

This course covers the major system components that makeup the Somatom Perespective and Scope Family system platforms. It does not cover the Emotion, Sensation, Definition or any other Siemens CT systems.

Course Description:

Technical Prospects’ Somatom Perspective/Scope Family Training Course is an 5-day (Monday – Friday) knowledge and skills development course designed for field service and support personnel. During this course, students engage in discussions, lectures and labs centered on the core principles of operation, configuration, troubleshooting and repair for all primary system components.

Prerequisites:

It is highly recommended that interested students have the following Knowledge/Experience;

  • 2 or more years of industry/military experience working with MRI equipment
  • Completion of a Radiation Safety Training

OR

  • Attendance of an OEM’s Introduction to CT or CT Basics course (Certificates may be requested)

Students are required to provide the listed equipment;

Service Laptop

Personal Dosimeter

Outcome:

Upon completion of this training course, students will;

  • Understand terms & symbols used by Siemens
  • Identify, configure, troubleshoot and diagnose components of the Somatom Family
    • Data Measurement and Slipring systems
    • Generator and Power Distribution system
    • Gantry and Patient Handling system
    • Image Control and Image Reconstruction systems
  • Understand the relationships and interactions of all system components
  • Successfully interact with and navigate the system’s Syngo software interface
  • Perform configuration and adjustments via service software
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose system problems based upon error codes
  • Perform the recommended bi-annual Preventative Maintenance procedures

Event Details

Event Date: September 14, 2020 8:00 am

Event End Date: September 18, 2020 4:00 pm

Cut Off Date: September 04, 2020

Individual Price: $9,145