The aim of the course is to provide instruction and hands-on practice in all methods of operative vaginal birth (both non-rotational and rotational) to facilitate the achievement of the OSAT competencies on the RCOG Training matrix.Techniques for performing a Caesarean Section at full dilatation are also covered. The course consists of short lectures, hands-on workshops and small group discussions on teamwork and communication.Why attend?To develop your skills in performing operative vaginal birth, by tuition and hands-on practiceTo learn the technical and non-technical skills necessary to manage delay in the second stage of labourTo facilitate the achievement of the relevant skills in the RCOG Training matrixVenueSimulation and Clinical Skills Centre, Education Centre, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Homerton Row, Hackney, London, E9 6SR