Foundations of Surgery Workshop

About

The Foundations of Surgery Workshop is designed to introduce trainees to safe surgical techniques in a structured workshop environment.

This workshop is for Fellowship of RANZCOG (FRANZCOG) trainees only. All FRANZCOG trainees must complete a RANZCOG course in basic surgical skills by the end of Year 1 of Basic Training.

Fees

Workshop fee
Fee
$AUD
Frequency
Foundations of Surgery Workshop
$2,122 inc GST
Payable when registration confirmed

Program outline

The Foundations of Surgery Workshop is both practical and interactive. Together with an online theory component, it aims to develop foundation skills in the following areas:

principles of team surgery and theatre etiquette

handling instruments

knot tying

incision and closure

haemostasis

episiotomy

electrocautery

hysteroscopy

laparoscopy


Dates and registration

In 2023, the Foundations of Surgery Workshop will be delivered on the following dates:

Victoria/Tasmania

Saturday 18th March 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AEDT

Sunday 19th March 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AEDT

Queensland

Saturday 15th April 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AEST

South Australia/Northern Territory

Saturday 6th May 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm ACST

Western Australia

Thursday 1st June 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AWST

Friday 2nd June 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AWST

New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory

Saturday 24th June 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AEST

Sunday 25th June 2023, 8.00am—4.00pm AEST


Contact

For more information, please contact:

Email: educationprograms@ranzcog.edu.au

Or visit: FRANZCOG training and assessments

Updated
3 April 2023