As a supervisor, you will be responsible for overseeing the training of new ultrasound scanners.
As a supervisor, you will be responsible for all the hands-on training, reviewing of scans, overseeing the logbook and guaranteeing the validity and probity of the entire training process up to the final assessment. Each unit delivering a FUSIC accreditation should have at least one nominated supervisor.
Please note that the fTOE accreditation pathway will only have supervisors at this stage who will perform the role of both the mentor and the supervisor. If you would like to apply to be a fTOE supervisor, please ensure you read the mentor responsibilities before filling out the form below.
In the application form you will be asked about your ultrasound experience and qualifications. Supervisor definitions differ slightly, depending on the topic.
Level 2 TTE accreditation or a Cardiologist with regular sessional commitments to TTE
A clinician with advanced lung ultrasound practice (approved by FUSIC Committee) or a Radiologist
A clinician with level 2 or equivalent qualifications e.g RCR, RCEM, diploma
A clinician with advanced ultrasound practice (approved by FUSIC Committee) or a qualified Sonographer or Radiologist
Level 2 (i.e. BSE, EACVI, ASE) TOE accreditation or the ability to demonstrate equivalent knowledge and regular use of TOE
You can sign up to become a supervisor at any time. Please click on the link at the right of the page to fill out the application form. A member of the Learning team will review your application and get back to you shortly.