Day 1
June 4, 2024

Emergency Medicine Core (Level 1)

This established and popular one day course covers the curriculum requirements for Core Ultrasound (formerly level 1) and more from the Royal College of Emergency Medicine.

  • Extended Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma (eFAST)
  • Focused Assessment for Free Fluid (FAFF)
  • Ultrasound evaluation of the Abdominal Aorta for Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Echocardiography Evaluation in Life Support (EELS)
  • Ultrasound-guided Vascular Access (USVA)
  • Basic introduction to ultrasound in the shocked patient
  • Introduction to fascia iliaca blocks in emergency medicine

All courses include topics:

  • An introduction/review to physics of ultrasound
  • Good governance and how to progress after the course.

*RCEM level 1 content covered (the RCEM does not accredit or award CPD points for any ultrasound course)

Jen Cochrane
Jen Cochrane
consultant in emergency medicine

Explore Sessions

Day 1
Jun 4, 2024 12:00 AM
Ultrasound-Guided Procedures

Introduces candidates to the techniques for performing a range of common ultrasound-guided procedures. This course is useful to clinicians in specialities such as acute and internal medicine, emergency medicine, critical care and surgery.

Day 1
Jun 4, 2024 12:00 AM
Focused Ultrasound In Intensive Care – Non Heart (FUSIC Non Heart)

This course introduces other point-of-care ultrasound uses for critical care (FUSIC Non Heart)

Day 1
Jun 4, 2024 12:00 AM
Focus Ultrasound For Acute Medicine (FAMUS)

Covers the curriculum of the Society of Acute Medicine’s (SAM) ultrasound.