This is a one day Intensive course with the aim of teaching skills related to operative vaginal birth. 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 is very interactive and gives opportunities for the delegates to practice on simulators.The course consists ofShort lecturesHands-on workshopsSmall group discussionsOne to one teachingTeam working and communicationTechnical and Non-technical Skills for Surgeons (NOTTS)The ROBuST Manual will be sent to you prior to the course. Lunch and Refreshments will be providedVenueEducation Room, Princess Anne Hospital, Southampton Coxford Road, SO16 5YA