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External Courses and Events

This section provides details about courses and events provided by external organisations.  Please note, that the College does not necessarily recognise or endorse these courses or events and we are unable to answer questions about them.  If you would like your course or event to appear on this page, please download the external events form and return to education@rcsed.ac.uk.

Please see the information provided for each individual course/event for contact details.


Refraction Training Courses for Trainee Ophthalmologists

Organisation: Optuitions®
Event Date(s): Various – courses are booked flexibly according to availability
Fee: Starting from £195.00; or £645.00 for a full 2-day course
Venue: Optuitions® Pure Offices Broadwell Road Oldbury West Midlands B69 4BY UK
Aimed at: Trainees in ophthalmology looking to pass the refraction element of the FRCSEd Ophth Part B exam
CPD: N/A

Contact for further information

E-mail: info@optuitions.co.uk
Telephone: +44(0) 121 667 4845
Web Link: http://www.optuitions.co.uk/educational-training-services/

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Advanced US Guided Biopsy Simulation

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Event Date(s): 9 January 2018
Fee: £275
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Aimed at: ST3-ST5 and Registrars and newly qualified consultants
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail:
Telephone: 0191 213 8628
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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LASER PROSTATE CADAVERIC COURSE

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Event Date(s): 11 January 2018
Fee: £600.00
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Aimed at: This course is aimed at consultants and senior trainees who are interested in Prostate Laser Surgery, Holmium and high power KTP techniques.
CPD: Awaiting approval.

Contact for further information

E-mail: gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 213 8628
Web Link: http://www.nstcsurg.org

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Laparoscopic Colorectal Train the Trainers Course (LAPCO TT)

Organisation: The Christie School of Oncology
Event Date(s): 22nd & 23rd January 2018
Fee: £695
Venue: Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Aimed at: Consultant Colorectal Surgeons

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Advanced and Recurrent Colorectal Cancer: What you and your MDT need to know?

Organisation: The Christie School of Oncology
Event Date(s): Thursday 25th January 2018
Fee: £40 Medics, £20 Non-Medics, £100 for a team of 5 participants
Venue: Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Aimed at: Oncologists, surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists, pathologists and senior trainees working within a colorectal multidisciplinary team
CPD: 6 points – RCS approved

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Advanced Cadaveric Trauma Surgery Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 29 - 30 January 2018
Fee: £1150 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: ST3-ST8, Consultants, SAS Grades
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: (+44) 191 213 8589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Hand Diploma Revision Course

Organisation: The British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Event Date(s): 1st February 2018
Fee: £50 or £30 if also attending the ICHS 7.3
Venue: Holiday Inn Manchester - City Centre, 25 Aytoun Street, Manchester, M1 3DT
Aimed at:

Contact for further information

E-mail: secretariat@bssh.ac.uk
Telephone: 0207 831 5162
Web Link: http://www.bssh.ac.uk/about/events/3213/hand_diploma_revision_course

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ICHS 7.3: Tendon Injury, Paralysis, Rehabilitation

Organisation: The British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Event Date(s): 2nd - 3rd February 218
Fee: From £50 (See website)
Venue: Manchester Conference Centre, Sackville Street, Manchester M1 3BB
Aimed at:

Contact for further information

E-mail: secretariat@bssh.ac.uk
Telephone: 0207 831 5152
Web Link: http://www.bssh.ac.uk/about/events/2113/ichs_73_tendon_injury_paralysis_rehabilitation

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Human Cadaveric Transurethral Resection and Ureteroscopy Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 8th – 9th February 2018
Fee: £670
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: Urological Trainees who are already undertaking or about to start training in endoscopic urology
CPD: 12 CPD points

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BSSH Upper Limb Dissection Course

Organisation: The British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Event Date(s): 23rd - 24th February 2018
Fee: £500
Venue: Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, University of Bristol, Southwell Street, Bristol BS2 8EJ
Aimed at: The course is open to all levels of surgeon and to Hand Therapists. Other specialists and surgeons from outside the UK are invited to apply.
CPD: 13 CME Points

Contact for further information

E-mail: secretariat@bssh.ac.uk
Telephone: 0208 831 5162
Web Link: http://www.bssh.ac.uk/about/events/3211/bssh_upper_limb_dissection__course

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Peritoneal Metastatic Colorectal Cancer: What you and your MDT need to know

Organisation: The Christie School of Oncology
Event Date(s): Thursday 1st March 2018
Fee: £40 Medics, £20 Non-Medics, £100 for a team of 5 participants
Venue: Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Aimed at: Oncologists, surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists, pathologists and senior trainees working within a colorectal multidisciplinary team

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NIHR Surgical MedTech Co-operative – Launch Meeting

Organisation: University of Leeds
Event Date(s): 1st March 2018
Fee: None
Venue: Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA
Aimed at: Vascular, HPB & Colorectal Surgeons
CPD: N/A

Contact for further information

E-mail: S.Boyes@leeds.ac.uk
Web Link: http://colorectal.htc.nihr.ac.uk/

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UPPER LIMB CADAVER COURSE

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Event Date(s): 1st and 2nd March 2018
Fee: £ 700.00
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Aimed at: This course is suitable for Orthopaedic Trainees of ST3 and above.

Contact for further information

E-mail: Gail.Russell@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 213 8628
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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BAUS Sections of Endourology and Oncology Laparoscopic Training Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 12th – 13th March 2018
Fee: £700
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: Suitable for SpR 1 and above, also consultants who wish to adopt there techniques
CPD: 12 CPD points

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2nd International Veins Meeting

Organisation: The College of Phlebology
Event Date(s): 14th – 16th March 2018
Fee: From £475
Venue: 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB
Aimed at: Vascular Surgeons, Interventional Radiologists, Sonographers, Vascular Technologists, Tissue Viability Nurses, Nurses, Medical Students, those treating patients with Leg Ulcers
CPD: Yes

Contact for further information

E-mail: Meeting2018@collegeofphlebology.com
Web Link: www.cop2018.com

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2nd UK Colorectal Robotic Surgery Conference And Cadaveric Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 26th - 27th March 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two-day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on Colorectal procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: RCS

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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The 2nd UK HPB Robotic Surgery Conference and Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 28th - 29th March 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced laparoscopic surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on HPB procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Temporal Bone Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 23 April 2018
Fee: £275 Dissector Fee
Venue: Freeman Hospital , Newcastle Upon Tyne
Aimed at: Target Audience: CT2-ST8
CPD: To be confirmed

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 213 8589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Supporting the Patient Journey RCN Perioperative Nursing Workshop 2018

Organisation: Royal College of Nursing
Event Date(s): Monday 23rd April 2018
Fee: £50.00 plus VAT (£60.00)
Venue: Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN
Aimed at: All nurses working within the perioperative setting
CPD: 5 hours CPD

Contact for further information

E-mail: Liz.russ@rcn.org.uk
Telephone: 0207 647 3591
Web Link: www.rcn.org.uk/PN18

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Laparoscopic Suturing Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 1st May 2018
Fee: £250
Venue: Cuschieri Skills Centre, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: The course is aimed at CT1 or above, or consultants in any specialty who wish to refine their laparoscopic suturing skills.
CPD: 5 CPD points

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BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting

Organisation: The British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Event Date(s): 3rd - 4th May 2018

Contact for further information

Telephone: 0207 831 5162
Web Link: http://www.bssh.ac.uk/about/events/3164/bssh_spring_scientific_meeting

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The Urology Foundation Centre of Robotic Training

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 22-23 May 2018
Fee: £1200
Venue: Freeman Hospital , Newcastle Upon Tyne
Aimed at: Available to all urology training grades/consultants
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 2138589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Aberdeen Cadaveric Hand Trauma Course 2018

Organisation: Aberdeen University
Event Date(s): 24th & 25th May 2018
Fee: £500.00
Venue: The Suttee Centre University of Aberdeen Forester hill Aberdeen AB25 2ZD
Aimed at: CT2 – ST8 in plastic Surgery and Orthopaedic trainees

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Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 7th – 8th June 2018
Fee: £640
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: The course is equally suitable for the junior surgeon starting out in minimal access surgery and for the more senior surgeon who is either new to laparoscopy or wishes to refresh their core skills.
CPD: 11 CPD points

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The 3rd UK Transoral Robotic Surgery Conference and Cadaveric Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 25th - 26th June 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on TORS procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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23rd Dundee Advanced Rhinoplasty Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre
Event Date(s): 29th - 31st August 2018
Fee: £655 for Trainees and £755 for Consultants
Venue: Centre for Anatomy & Human Identification, University of Dundee, Dow Street, Dundee, Scotland.
Aimed at:
CPD: 16 CDP points


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