MRI Safety Course



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MRI Safety

MRI safety training is essential for healthcare workers to protect the well-being of patients, prevent accidents, respond effectively to emergencies, and comply with regulatory guidelines. The content has been written and peer-reviewed by leading clinical specialists in the UK. It is relevant to all health and social care practitioners around the world who come into contact with MRI scanners.

Developed by NHS England and elearning for healthcare with various partner organisations, including the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine , the Royal College of Radiologists, the Society and College of Radiographers and the British Institute of Radiology.


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Online MRI Safety Course

MRI safety is paramount due to the potential risks associated with magnetic resonance imaging procedures. MRI machines use powerful magnets and radio waves to create detailed images of the body’s internal structures. While MRI is generally considered a safe imaging modality, there are specific safety considerations that must be adhered to to minimize the risks involved.

The MRI Safety e-learning course is structured around the needs of specific roles, this e-learning program explores the hazards associated with the use of MRI equipment and offers guidance on best practices to protect patients and staff. This elearning programme features many interactive elements, such as clinical case studies, diagrams, and self-assessment questions to help embed learning and foster deeper understanding.

By recognising and addressing these safety considerations, healthcare providers can minimise the risks associated with various procedures and ensure the well-being of patients and staff. Adhering to strict protocols, maintaining up-to-date equipment, and fostering a culture of safety within MRI facilities are crucial elements in providing high-quality care while minimising potential hazards.

MRI Safety Features

  • Five modules linked to different MRI safety roles
  • Suitable for everyone who comes into contact with MRI scanners, globally.
  • Developed in partnership with NHS specialists

MRI Safety Course Details

This online programme consists of several modules that are specific to different roles.  You can dip into the content whenever you choose and recap any material as needed.

Modules for the following designated roles cover all relevant subjects:-

  • MR Authorised Persons (non-MR environment)
  • MR Authorised Persons (MR environment)
  • MR Authorised Persons (Supervisor)
  • MRI Clinicians
  • Referrers


MRI Safety Sample certificate


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20 Hours.




Suitable for all healthcare professionals, nurses and young professionals.


12 months from registration on LMS.