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February 28, 2025 All day

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Introducing a New One-Day Hands-On Surgical Skills Course

Enhance your surgical foundation with our immersive one-day course designed to impart essential skills for aspiring surgeons.

Course Overview:

Our accelerated one-day course offers an introduction to core surgical skills with minimal time away from the workplace. Aligned with the components assessed in the MRCS OSCE exam, this course adopts a blended learning approach. Delegates will access online learning materials in advance, followed by a comprehensive one-day procedural skills workshop.

Ideal For:

  • Trainees aspiring to a surgical career
  • Those preparing for basic surgical examinations
  • Junior trainees aiming to acquire fundamental surgical skills before specialty training
  • Candidates preparing for the MRCS Part B OSCE Examination, which evaluates clinical and procedural aptitude

Course Focus:

The course is designed to instill safe operating techniques and emphasizes the importance of precautions for ensuring safe theatre practice.

Pre-Course Learning Materials:

  • Suturing (types of sutures, techniques)
  • Knot tying
  • Instrument handling
  • Ligatures

Learning Outcomes:

  • Mastery of knot tying
  • Proficient tissue handling
  • Laparoscopic skills

Who Should Attend:

  • FYs Trainees
  • Surgical First Assistant Nurses
  • Final Year Medical Students
  • Surgeons outside the UK

Prepare to advance your surgical skills and build a solid foundation for your future in surgery. Join us for this essential hands-on learning experience.

£199 – £249 Event Price
232-242 St Vincent St
Glasgow, G2 5RJ
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All Surgical Specialties


Medical Student, Foundation Doctor, SHO, Nurse Practitioner and Physician Associate


Not CPD Accredited