This course provides 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 lecturesHands-on workshopsSmall group discussions on teamwork and communicationWhy 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 matrixVenueBirmingham Women’s & Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Mindlesohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TGCourse ConvenorDr Sharon Morad