Audiology Systems, a US distributor of GN Otometrics products and other audiology and vestibular equipment, recently announced new dates for its 2016 Hands-on Training Series of hearing and balance courses.
The training series is composed of several 7-hour courses focused on clinical best practice and the latest technologies in fitting, head impulse, evoked potential (EP), and videonystagmography (VNG). Each course offers 0.7 continuing education units (CEUs). Two of the courses, ICS Impulse® and AURICAL® hands-on training, are now open for registration.
According to Audiology Education Manager Kathleen Hill, AuD, to help audiologists stay current on the latest in patient care and research, Audiology Systems aims to offer courses that provide comprehensive, extensive, convenient and affordable options. In addition to the company’s existing course offerings, its team of audiologists develops new courses based on clinical best practices.
The list of 2016 Hands-on Training courses from Audiology Systems includes:
February 19, 2016: The 7-hour Hands-on Impulse Training will be available for audiologists, ENTs and healthcare professionals who perform head impulse testing to assess the dizzy patient. With the release of the latest version of ICS Impulse – the scalable solution now including all test modules. In 2016, course attendees will learn the clinical value of each module and will strike the balance between theory and testing. View course details at: www.audiologysystems.com/impulsetraining.
March 22, 2016: The 7-hour Hands-on AURICAL Training will focus on the practical application of probe microphone measurements (PMM) and the hearing instrument test (HIT) box. This hands-on workshop extends on the concepts introduced in our FittingNOW! series. Key training areas include practical application of the instruction and demonstrations that incorporate the latest technologies in hearing instruments. Participants will learn to perform these techniques using the AURICAL® FreeFit PMM unit and HIT box. View course details at: www.audiologysystems.com/auricaltraining.
The company reports that, for a limited time, Audiology Systems customers who purchased select equipment within the last 12 months qualify for one (1) complimentary pass to attend one of the following courses: EP, VNG, AURICAL or ICS Impulse training. Hearing care professionals who are interested in attending one of the 2016 Hands-on Training Series courses are encouraged to contact their local Audiology Systems sales representative to learn about this special offer.
To view a full list of upcoming product training and CEU courses, visit the Audiology Systems education page.
Source: Audiology Systems