MRI Service Training for GE systems: Optima 360 Adv, Signa Creator, Signa Explorer


Training Provider Medplan Independent Training

Modality Magnetic Resonance Imaging
OEM Equipment GE HealthCare

Course Length 5 Days
Delivery Method Class/Lab
Location Poland
Date 26.02.2024

Attendees: Service Engineers, Biomedical Engineers, Technicians, Technical Manager


MRI technical training for GE Optima 360 Adv, Signa Creator, Signa Explorer equips participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform service tasks on the MRI systems subject of the training. The 5-day training provides an understanding of the MRI systems, including safety procedures, principles of MRI, performing preventive maintenance (PM), as well as corrective maintenance and troubleshooting. The online training modules cover the fundamentals of MRI, introductory physics, and safety. Hands-on lab activities offer students the opportunity to practice, apply, and demonstrate their knowledge and service skills across GE MRI platforms.

Upon completion of the course, service professionals will be able to:

– Operate GE Optima 360 Adv, Signa Creator, Signa Explorer 1.5T MRI systems
– Perform calibrations
– Conduct planned maintenance
– Troubleshoot and perform corrective maintenance related to various components and issues, including patient handling sub-systems, host computers and software, communication paths, Cabinets, universal power monitoring (UPM), TPS reset failures, RF transmit and receive problems, gradients, coils, image quality, and issues typically encountered during PM
– Troubleshoot and perform corrective maintenance
– Engage in effective technical conversations with support teams

Required Prerequisites:
– Principles of MRI Safety