RCS Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery
  • £950.00 p/person

This interactive course will provide surgeons with the essential theoretical knowledge and practical experience of basic level laparoscopic surgery.

The course will take you from a complete beginner in laparoscopic surgery to someone who is able to suture and tie knots laparoscopically, as well as perform some of the key procedures in laparoscopic surgery, under the instruction of experienced and interested tutors.

Aimed at CT1-2, ST3-4, this course is also a highly recommended introduction to the Award Winning Welsh Laparoscopic Colorectal Training Scheme. An intensive practical skills course with plenty of opportunity to practice in the laboratory, using high-quality laparoscopic equipment on bench-top models specifically designed for the course.

Feedback and formative assessment is also provided to help each individual’s progress.

Course Content:

Day one

  • Instrumentation
  • Access
  • Manipulation
  • Dissection

Day two

  • Suturing and knotting
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Laparoscopic appendectomy
  • Repair of a perforated ulcer

Day three

  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Continuous suturing

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Event Number 201920-971-BE1104C003
Course Length 2 days
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Start Time 08:30:00 AM
Total Places 12
Places Available 12
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  • Course Code: Core Skills Lap
  • £950.00 p/person