“””This highly interactive two-day course will increase your skills in laparoscopic surgery including suturing and knot tying.

During a range of practical workshop sessions, you will have opportunities to learn advanced techniques such as laparoscopic gastroenterostomy, laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and the use of laparoscopic staplers.

This course is supported by:
2 days
12.00 CPD Points
After attending this course, you should be able to:

Outline the principles of good ergonomic port placement and surgeon and instrument positioning
Demonstrate a range of advanced suturing and knot tying techniques
Perform advanced laparoscopic surgery procedures including closure of a hiatus hernia and a secure fundoplication on a model
Demonstrate how to use an ultrasonic dissector effectively
Demonstrate wide-ranging knowledge in laparoscopic surgery and operative procedures, including gastroenterostomy and laparoscopic pyloroplasty

Course content
You will cover a wide variety of topics during this two-day course, including:

Holding and manipulating tissue
Nissen fundoplication
Laparoscopic feeding gastrostomy
Laparoscopic pyloroplasty
Laparoscopic gastroenterostomy
Use of harmonic scalpel
Take a look at a sample Intermediate Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery programme.

10% discount on this course for RCS members
Members, Fellows and Associates benefit from a 10% discount on this course when held at our Education Centre in London.

Your discount will be applied automatically when booking.

Find out more about joining today.

PGCert in Surgery Associated Course
You will be awarded 4 credits toward the Postgraduate Certificate in Surgery upon booking this course. (The inclusion of courses in the PGCert in Surgery is subject to availability)”” ”