The ARIN Imaging Nurse Review Course is a 2-day course designed to provide an overview of the skills required for the nurse working in the imaging, interventional, and therapeutic environments.



Currently Scheduled Courses

This course can also be used to prepare for the radiologic nursing certification exam. It is not designed as a single study tool to prepare for this exam; however, it is a useful resource when used in conjunction with other study materials.

We are always looking for talented members to share their expertise, if you are interested in becoming a faculty member to teach the review course please send an email to the National Office at

PURPOSE AND GOALS for the Imaging Review Course

This educational program will provide a review of selected topics which can help prepare experienced Imaging nurses for the Radiology Nurse Certification Exam. This course is intended for the Imaging nurse who already has a strong knowledge base of radiology nursing. This course does not guarantee that participants will pass the certification exam. Individual participants are highly encouraged to take the time to study and gain mastery of the topics.

OBJECTIVES for the Imaging Nurse Review Course

Upon completion of the two-day course participants will be able to:

Sample Agenda for the Imaging Nurse Review Course

Day 1 
Introductions and Course Overview 
Radiation Safety 
Radiation Therapy 
Contrast Agents 
Allergic Reactions & Extravasations 
Diagnostic Imaging 
Interventional Non Vascular 
Computed Tomography/CT 
Ultrasound/Breast Health

Day 2
Procedural Sedation 
Nuclear Medicine/PET 
Interventional Radiology Vascular Procedures 
Order of Imaging Exams 
Professional Issues 
Questions, Wrap Up/Course eval.

HOST an ARIN Imaging Nurse Review Course at YOUR FACILITY

We understand it may not be ideal to send a large group away for training, especially with budget restrictions- so we make house call!

The ARIN Imaging Nurse Review Course is available to be presented on-site at your facility by ARIN master faculty. You organization can host the course and have our faculty train your staff (and others) in your facility.

Cost: $6,000 + $240 INRC ToolKit

As a host for the course, you will do the following:

ARIN will do the following:


15 contact hours approved by the Alabama State Nurses Association.
This activity has been approved by the Alabama State Nurses Association for 15 contact hours. Alabama
State Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American
Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This activity approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider #16380 for 15 contact hours.
*Refer to your state nursing board for licensing requirements.
15 contact hours approved by American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
This continuing education activity is approved for 15 credit hours by AVIR. An accredited RCEEM by The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

*Tool kit includes ARIN Core Curriculum, Orientation Manual, and Scope and Standards of Practice.
Facility can opt for the CRN Tool kit which also includes the CRN Prep: The Practical Study Guide ($275.00)

Imaging Review Course Archive

ARIN currently offers an archived version of the imaging review course. This lecture series has been replaced by a newer version, but is still a valuable tool to study for your exams. Click on the link below to access this new resource.

Archived Image Review Course Recordings

Please email the office if you have questions or would like to schedule a course presentation.