DICOM - Intensive Course (English)

Basic introduction and comprehensive overview to the medical image communication standard DICOM

22.10.2019 - 23.10.2019 , Frankfurt a.M.



  • 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



Target group:

  • Service and support staff
  • Software developers
  • Technically interested users working in the DICOM domain




2 days


1,368.50 Euro (1,150.00 Euro plus tax) per participant for registrations six weeks before the course date. After this date registration charges increase to 1,505.35 Euro (1,265.00 Euro plus tax).

Training prices include training material as well as beverages and lunch on all training days. Any costs for traveling or accommodation are not included. If desired, we can provide you with hotel recommendations.


Organizer of the training courses is OFFIS e. V..
The training courses are conducted in cooperation with partners from Oldenburg.

Training Location:

The training courses take place from 9:00 h to approximately 17:00 h in Frankfurt (Main), Germany. The exact training location will be announced at least 4 weeks before the training starts.


Please send us the following registration form (pdf-download) completely filled. If you like to register more than three participants, please attach another form. In case of further questions as well as information about other training courses or on-site trainings, please contact us via email: dicom(at)offis.de.

More contact information can be found on http://dicom.offis.de/.