Gynaecological Laparoscopy Module (5 mandatory half-day sessions)
This programme is made up of 5 mandatory afternoon sessions (12.30-17.00) which include lectures, videos, demonstrations and practical training.
The training will be delivered over the following dates:
Friday 3rd February 2017
Friday 17th March 2017
Friday 21st April 2017
Friday 16th June 2017
Friday 30th June 2017
Modules and topics include object manipulation and hand eye co-ordination, laparoscopic entry techniques, use of energy sources and devices, laparoscopic management of ectopic pregnancy, laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy and laparoscopic suturing techniques.
Each trainee is loaned a laparoscopy training box (laprotrainer) to take home to practice the skills learned at each session. A £200 deposit is required for the loan of this equipment. The deposit payment is taken in person on the first day of the course. This is refunded once the equipment is returned in good condition after completion of the full programme.
We provide training in operative skills for basic and intermediate level laparoscopic surgery.
Date and Time
Simulation and Interactive Learning (SaIL) Centre
1st Floor St Thomas House, St Thomas' Hospital
Westminster Bridge Road