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Intermediate Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery

Delivered over two days this hands-on course will increase your skills in laparoscopic surgery including suturing and knot tying.

During a range of intensive and highly interactive workshop sessions that are delivered by experienced faculty, you will have numerous opportunities to learn more advanced techniques such as laparoscopic gastroenterostomy, laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair and the use of laparoscopic staplers.

RCS membership entitles you to a 10% discount on this course at partner centres. Find out if you're eligible to join or transfer

This course is supported by:

  • £666.00
  • 2 days
  • 12.00 CPD Points
£666.00
2 days
12.00 CPD Points

Suitability

Learning Outcomes

 After attending this course, you should be able to:

  • Outline the principles of good ergonomic port placement and surgeon and instrument positioning
  • Demonstrate a range of advanced suturing and knot tying techniques
  • Perform advanced laparoscopic surgery procedures including closure of a hiatus hernia and a secure fundoplication on a model
  • Demonstrate how to use an ultrasonic dissector effectively
  • Demonstrate wide-ranging knowledge in laparoscopic surgery and operative procedures, including gastroenterostomy and laparoscopic pyloroplasty
 

Format

Intermediate Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery is a highly practical course. It centres on a series of intensive practical workshop sessions using high-quality laparoscopic equipment.

These sessions are intermixed with short interactive lectures, video presentations, demonstrations and discussions.

Additional Information

Course content

You will cover a wide variety of topics during this two-day course, including:

  • Ergonomics
  • Holding and manipulating tissue
  • Knotting
  • Nissen fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic feeding gastrostomy
  • Laparoscopic pyloroplasty
  • Laparoscopic gastroenterostomy
  • Use of harmonic scalpel

Take a look at a sample Intermediate Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery programme.

10% discount on this course for RCS members

Members, Fellows and Associates benefit from a 10% discount on this course when held at our Education Centre in London.

Your discount will be applied automatically when booking. 

Find out more about joining today.

PGCert in Surgery Associated Course

You will be awarded 4 credits toward the Postgraduate Certificate in Surgery upon booking this course. (The inclusion of courses in the PGCert in Surgery is subject to availability)

Booking Options

Partner Centres

Thu
26
Sep
2019
-
Fri
27
Sep
2019
from £666.00
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom

26 Sep 2019
-
27 Sep 2019

Here is an overview of the programme

Intermediate Laparoscopic Programme.pdf

from £666.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £740.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £666.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom

Location:

Manchester Surgical Skills and Simulation Centre
University Of Manchester
MANCHESTER
M13 9PT
United Kingdom
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Tue
12
Nov
2019
-
Wed
13
Nov
2019
from £666.00
LONDON, United Kingdom

12 Nov 2019
-
13 Nov 2019

Here is an overview of the programme

Intermediate Laparoscopic Programme.pdf

from £666.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £740.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £666.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

LONDON, United Kingdom

Location:

GAPS Learning Centre - 4th Floor, Hunter Wing
St Georges University of London
LONDON
SW17 0RE
United Kingdom
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Mon
27
Jan
2020
-
Tue
28
Jan
2020
from £666.00
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom

27 Jan 2020
-
28 Jan 2020

Here is an overview of the programme

Intermediate Laparoscopic Programme.pdf

from £666.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £740.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £666.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom

Location:

Manchester Surgical Skills and Simulation Centre
University Of Manchester
MANCHESTER
M13 9PT
United Kingdom
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