The ICSMED company currently offers the following training courses:

DICOM Training

HL7 Training

  • on request

IHE Training

  • on request

An up-to-date overview of the scheduled training dates is available in the News section. Our training courses in German language are described on the German page.

The DICOM training courses are offered in cooperation with OFFIS and usually take place in Oldenburg, Germany. Our general terms and conditions apply.

If you are interested in the offered training courses, in further courses or in on-site training at your company or organization, please do not hesitate to contact us.

DICOM Intensive Course

Contents: History and organization of the DICOM standard, data structures and information objects, file format and encoding rules, association negotiation and message exchange in a network, basic network services (verification, storage), structure of DICOM images, well-established network services (query/retrieve, worklist management/MPPS, storage commitment, print management), storage media and storage media exchange, conformance statement, compression in DICOM, display consistency, overview of further DICOM services.
Requirements: None
Target group: Service and support staff, software developers and technically interested users working in the DICOM domain
Language: English
Duration: 2 days

DICOM Tools and Troubleshootingnew

Contents: Typical problems and solutions regarding DICOM data structures, files and storage media1; network services1; DICOM image format and compression1; discussion of individual problems from practice and solutions; overview of "useful" open source and freeware tools.
Requirements: Knowledge of the DICOM standard, potentially acquired in the DICOM Intensive Course
Target group: Service and support staff, software developers and technically interested users working in the DICOM domain
Language: English
Duration: 1 day

DICOM Toolkit DCMTK

Contents: DCMTK's development history, architecture of the toolkit, public modules (overview, examples of use, command line tools), current developments (snapshots), overview of non-public modules, practical use of selected DCMTK tools, implementation strategies, discussion of specific requirements.
Requirements: Knowledge of the DICOM standard, e. g. acquired in the DICOM Intensive Course; this course is the perfect addition to the Intensive Course since the previously acquired theoretical knowledge is enhanced by means of practical examples
Target group: Service and support staff, software developers and technically interested users working in the DICOM domain
Language: English
Duration: 1 day

DICOM Troubleshooting

Contents: Introduction and basics, Analyzing typical problems and solution strategies (DICOM data structures, DICOM file format and media, DICOM image data, DICOM network communications), discussion of attendee's own problems from daily practice and how to approach them, overview of valuable open source and freeware tools.
Requirements: Knowledge of the DICOM standard, potentially acquired in the DICOM Intensive Course
Target group: Service staff, software developers and technically interested users working in the DICOM domain
Language: English
Duration: 1 day

DICOM Advanced

Currently, this course is offered in German language only. However, we plan to also offer it in English language.

Terms and Conditions

Cancellation of registration has to be made in written form.
If the training course takes place at OFFIS in Oldenburg (Germany), the following applies: For cancellations that are received at least 14 days before the training course begins, 100% of the course fee will be refunded. For cancellations that are received up to 8 days before the training course begins, 50% of the course fee will be invoiced. For later cancellations and for non-attendance of the participant, the complete course fee has to be paid.
If the training course takes place outside of Oldenburg (Germany), the following applies: For cancellations that are received at least 6 weeks before the training course begins, 100% of the course fee will be refunded. For cancellations that are received up to 3 weeks before the training course begins, 50% of the course fee will be invoiced. For later cancellations and for non-attendance of the participant, the complete course fee has to be paid.
The nomination of a substitute participant is always possible.
The ICSMED company reserves the right to cancel a training course if a minimum of 8 participants is not reached. In this case, the complete course fee will be refunded.