Starting this October, the National Training Scheme for Bone Densitometry is essential training for healthcare professionals who carry out bone densitometry or work in related clinical research.Learning outcomesThe National Training Scheme for Bone Densitometry enables you to:Understand the use of DXA in identifying osteoporosisEvaluate X-rays effectivelyPass on detailed reports to clinicians to inform decisions around treatmentCompletion of the course grants you a certification in bone densitometry.This certification provides proof of competence and is accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and The College of Radiographers.Course formatThe certification in bone densitometry is awarded on successful completion of:An e-learning foundation course (recommended)A two-day lecture course (compulsory)An online examination (compulsory)A portfolio submission (compulsory)If the full certification is not for you, the e-learning foundation and two-day lecture courses are available on a stand-alone basis.