Course Outline

Servicing the GE Precision 500D R&F Room


The GE Precision 500D R/F course is a skills development course designed to provide the experienced service professional with the knowledge and skills necessary to service, calibrate and troubleshoot this R&F system.


To attend this course, the service professional must have a good understanding of the principles gained through attending Phase II and Phase III or two years equivalent experience in servicing R/F equipment. The service professional must also possess a good working knowledge of computers. In addition, some working knowledge of Unix is helpful.


At the conclusion of this course participants will be able to:

  • Perform complete calibration of the GE Precision 500D control, image chain, and peripheral equipment
  • Evaluate system performance
  • Troubleshoot the majority of the system to component level
  • Perform CDRH testing on the GE Precision system to ensure compliance

Tuition: $7995

Course Length: 1 Week

CEU's Awarded: 8 CEU’s


  • Apr 20-24
  • Oct 19-23
Register Course Schedule   Course Outline  
Need parts?

RSTI eXchange is your multi-manufacturer, multi-modality solution for diagnostic imaging replacement parts.
Request Parts

Course Outline

Day 1
  • Introduction
  • Course overview
  • 500D product overview
  • Major components
    • System cabinet
    • JEDI
    • Imaging system
    • Positioning system
    • System communications
    • System Interconnections
    • OTS
  • Acronyms
  • Documentation
    • System tasks & procedures
    • System manual
    • Specifications
    • Schematics
  • Tools & test equipment
  • Specifications
    • Precision 500D Classical R&F
    • Tube Specs

Lab Activities

  • Operational & Functional Checks
  • Covers & Panels
Day 2

Lab Activities

Theory of Operation

  • JEDI
  • Imaging System
  • Positioning System
  • System Communications
    • Block diagram – Bus routing
    • Can Bus
    • (RT) Real Time Bus
    • Ethernet

Lab Activities

  • Bus
  • Identification & Testing
  • Networking
    • 500D Network overview
    • Bus topology
    • Basics
    • Troubleshooting

Lab Activities

  • FTP
  • Telnet
  • DICOM emulator
    • Set up
    • Server
    • MWL
    • Print
Day 3 & 4
  • System Service
  • System Tasks & Procedures
  • System configurations
  • System calibrations
    • Calibration interaction chart

Lab Activities

  • X-ray tube removal & replacement
  • System calibrations
  • Regulatory testing
  • IQST
  • Software reload
  • System Tasks & Procedures
    • Magic
    • Saturn
Day 5
  • Schematics
    • Diagnostics
    • Troubleshooting
      • Error codes
      • JEDI system manual
      • Switches, Jumpers & LEDS
  • Review PM
  • II. Final exam
  • For information on travel expenses and hotel accommodations please see our full cover package information.
  • Course Registration

  • Personal Information

  • Contact Information

Please fill out the form below and we will contact you regarding replacement parts.

Send Me Course Updates

NEW! Live Online Training Courses

Get the same RSTI hands-on training experience with live interactive courses. Our new online training courses are live and instructor-led, allowing students to interact and engage in real-time.

Featured Courses:

View Online Training Courses

Please email for more info and to register.