Basic Surgical Skills Course

 06/05/2021 - 07/05/2021    

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

 12 CPD Approved

Closing date: 05 May 2021

Overview

This is the new sixth edition of the Intercollegiate course that runs over two days. It is for trainees anticipating a career in Surgery and preparing for basic surgical examinations. The course aims to teach safe operating techniques and stresses the importance of precautions for safe theatre practice.

This programme covers:

  • Gowning and gloving
  • Handling instruments
  • Knots
  • Suturing techniques
  • Haemostasis
  • Handling bowel
  • Abdominal closure and drain insertion
  • Skin lesion and LA techniques
  • Cytology techniques and biopsy
  • Fine tissue handling
  • Electro-surgery
  • Wound management
  • Endoscopic surgery

     

  Programme

06 May

08:15 - 08:30

Registration - Day 1


06 May

08:30 - 08:40

Introduction and Statement of Course Objectives, Assessment Overview


06 May

08:40 - 09:00

Gowning and Gloving


06 May

09:00 - 09:30

Handling Instruments


06 May

09:30 - 10:30

Knots


06 May

10:30 - 10:45

Morning Break - Day 1


06 May

10:45 - 11:40

Knots (continued)


06 May

11:40 - 13:00

Suturing Techniques


06 May

13:00 - 13:40

Lunch - Day 1


06 May

13:40 - 14:30

Skin Lesions and Local Anaesthetic Techniques


06 May

14:30 - 15:10

Ligation/Transfixion


06 May

15:10 - 16:10

Tissue Handling 1


06 May

16:10 - 16:25

Afternoon Break - Day 1


06 May

16:25 - 17:15

Tissue Handling 2


06 May

17:15 - 17:25

Tissue Handling 3


06 May

17:25 - 17:45

Discussion & Feedback - Day 1


06 May

17:45 - 17:45

Close - Day 1


07 May

08:15 - 08:30

Registration - Day 2


07 May

08:30 - 09:00

Reprise of Knot Tying


07 May

09:00 - 10:30

Tissue Handling 4 - Abdominal Closure and Drain Insertion (assisted)


07 May

10:30 - 10:45

Morning Break - Day 2


07 May

10:45 - 12:45

Group A – Laparoscopic Skills/Group B – Vascular Anastomosis


07 May

12:45 - 13:30

Lunch - Day 2


07 May

13:30 - 15:30

Group A – Vascular Anastomosis/Group B – Laparoscopic Skills


07 May

15:30 - 15:45

Afternoon Break - Day 2


07 May

15:45 - 16:30

Tendon repair (assisted), OSATS


07 May

16:30 - 17:00

Discussion & Feedback - Day 2


07 May

17:15 - 17:15

Close - Day 2


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£505.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£585.00


Coordinator

Laura McNally

 01412416225

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

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Other dates

09 - 10 September 2021
23 - 24 September 2021
23 - 24 November 2021
09 - 10 December 2021
27 - 28 January 2022