Description

Approved by Royal College of Surgeons this three day, intensive course covers the core laparoscopic surgery skills and knowledge essential for every surgical discipline.Working with a range of high-quality laparoscopic equipment and specifically designed bench top models, you will learn a variety of knotting and suturing techniques, as well as having the opportunity to practice a number of key laparoscopic procedures.What topics will you cover?Laparoscopic skills are an essential part of all surgical disciplines and this course will give you the basic grounding, theory and practical skills you need for commencing and developing a safe laparoscopic practice. You will cover a wide variety of topics during this course, including:InstrumentationAccessManipulationDissection and clippingSuturing and knottingDiagnostic laparoscopyLaparoscopic appendectomyRepair of a perforated ulcerLaparoscopic cholecystectomyContinuous suturingTake a look at a sample Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery programme.Who is the course for?This course is suitable for CT1-2, ST3-4 and SAS grades.How will you learn?Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery is an intensive practical skills course which combines demonstrations from experienced faculty with plenty of opportunity to practice the use of high-quality laparoscopic equipment on bench-top models specifically designed for the course.You will also receive individual feedback and formative assessment throughout the two days.18 CPD points will be awarded to successful participants who have completed the course.