RCGP Learning

Minor surgery courses

Our popular minor surgery courses use state of the art models, instruments and stimulated tissues to give full hands on training and theoretical sessions.

Topics include: Preparation and planning; instruments materials and sterilisation; local anaesthesia; basic surgical technique; epidermal cysts and abscesses; snip, scrape and shave lesions; pigmented lesions; cryosurgery; joint injection techniques and skin cancer.

Showing 1 to 22 events of 22 found


Botulinum Toxin and its uses: Medical & cosmetic applications

The North and West London Faculty is pleased to announce that they are running an intensive interactive theory and practice based course on Botulinum Toxin and its uses. Led by the highly-accredited Doctors and industry leaders, this course is aimed at the novice injector, keen to learn about essential aspects of injecting with botulinum toxin. This course aims to teach delegates the medical and anatomical skills required to inject safely. Delegates will have the opportunity to have safe hands on injecting of real patients in a small group setting under very close supervision. There will be an emphasis on patient selection, examination, legal issues as well as the latest information from regulatory health bodies. Delegates will get 12 CPD points on completion of the course.

Start date01/04/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationLondon

Minor Surgery with DOPS 25-26 April 2019

This Minor Surgery course includes an evidence-based approach to skin surgery in general practice with a hands-on programme for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with the usual certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment. We cover the whole range of procedures from the additional services to the DES. It offers a high tutor to delegate ratio and the small group work allows for an introduction to, or fine-tuning of technical skills, supported by current published literature and guidance. A review of the current medicolegal landscape highlights the pitfalls to avoid with ease. Taught by tutors with a background in general practice and led by the education lead for the Association of Surgeons in Primary Care and an expert witness for the MPS MDU and GMC this course guides you to an enjoyable stress-free minor surgery practice.

Start date25/04/2019
Duration1 day 8 hours

Two day Minor Surgery

This two day Minor Surgery course is designed as a basic course for GP Trainees and GPs who do not currently practise Minor Surgery. Topics include: Basic surgical technique Suturing techniques Removal of Cysts and Lipoma Dermatological Surgery Cryosurgery Joint injections Medico-legal Infection Control & Administration The learning atmosphere will be informal and participants will have ample opportunity to discuss points of particular interest.

Start date01/05/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationLeyland

Minor Surgery

RCGPNI invite you to attend a two day highly practical Minor Surgery Course. The course is for healthcare professionals who would like to develop or improve their surgical skills, whilst learning to provide a safe, effective and modern Minor Surgery Service.

Start date02/05/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationArmagh

Minor Surgery Update Including DOPS Assessment 3 May 2019

Course full

This is not just any minor surgery update course this is the update course which presents the most recent evidence guidance and examples from recent medicolegal cases to advise warn and encourage GPs and GPwSIs in minor surgery towards necessary appropriate safe skilled and fun skin surgery in general practice. We have a programme for you that is suitable for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment Running since 2011 with the publication of the Department of Health guidance for competencies for GPs who carry out skin surgery this year?s focus is on anticipating and minimising the unavoidable risks in skin minor surgery. Suitable for existing practitioners in GP minor surgery our aim is to make you good. If you are already good we will make you better.

Start date03/05/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationLuton

2 Day Minor Surgery Course 9 & 10 May 2019

Course full

This course will enable you to develop the skills required to run a successful minor surgery service in primary care. Topics covered include minor skin procedures, joint injections and non-surgical techniques as well as advice about how to set up a service and the medico-legal and contractual obligations required of those practicing minor surgery.

Start date09/05/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationBristol

Minor Surgery Entry Level with DOPS Assessment

This two day beginners course is a mixture of theoretical and practical sessions and is intended for all GPs who wish to carry out Minor Surgery in their practices. It also includes a Direct Observation of Procedural Skills (DOPS) Assessment (required by NHS England for all GPs practicing minor surgery in London and recommended for all GPs wanting to practice minor surgery outside of London).

Start date13/05/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationLondon

Minor Surgery Refresher and DOPS Assessment

This course is a refresher aimed at GPs who are already experienced in providing skin minor surgery, this educational activity is considered to be of high quality and relevant for general practitioners CPD Revalidation needs. This refresher also includes Direct Observations of Procedural Skills (DOPS) Assessment (required by NHS England for all GPs practicing minor surgery in London and recommended for all GPs wanting to practice minor surgery outside of London)

Start date17/05/2019
Duration7 hours 30 minutes
LocationLondon

RCGP Event Essex Minor Surgery with DOPS 23 - 24 May 2019

This is not just any minor surgery course this is a popular evidence-based approach to skin surgery in general practice with a hands-on programme for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with the usual certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment. We cover the whole range of procedures from the additional services to the DES. A high tutor to delegate ratio and small group work allows an introduction or fine-tuning of technical skills supported by current published literature and guidance. A review of the current medicolegal landscape highlights the pitfalls to avoid with ease. Taught by tutors with a background in general practice and led by the education lead for the Association of Surgeons in Primary Care and an expert witness for the MPS MDU and GMC this course guides you to an enjoyable stress-free minor surgery practice.

Start date23/05/2019
Duration1 day 8 hours
LocationBasildon

Minor Surgery Refresher and DOPS Assessment

This RCGP Accredited course is a refresher aimed at GPs who are already experienced in providing skin minor surgery, this educational activity is considered to be of high quality and relevant for general practitioners CPD Revalidation needs. This refresher also includes Direct Observations of Procedural Skills (DOPS) Assessment (required by NHS England for all GPs practicing minor surgery in London and recommended for all GPs wanting to practice minor surgery outside of London)

Start date12/06/2019
Duration7 hours 30 minutes
LocationLondon

Minor Skin Surgery course including DOPS Assessment 13 & 14 June 2019

This is not just any minor surgery course this is a popular evidence-based approach to skin surgery in general practice with a hands-on programme for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with the usual certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment.

Start date13/06/2019
Duration1 day 8 hours
LocationLuton

Minor Surgery Entry Level with DOPS Assessment

This two day beginners course is a mixture of theoretical and practical sessions and is intended for all GPs who wish to carry out Minor Surgery in their practices. It also includes a Direct Observation of Procedural Skills (DOPS) Assessment (required by NHS England for all GPs practicing minor surgery in London and recommended for all new GPs wanting to practice minor surgery outside of London).

Start date17/06/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationLondon

Minor Surgery Update

This is not just any minor surgery update course this is the update course which presents the most recent evidence guidance and examples from recent medicolegal cases to advise warn and encourage GPs and GPwSIs in minor surgery towards necessary appropriate safe skilled and fun skin surgery in general practice. We have a programme for you that is suitable for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment Running since 2011 with the publication of the Department of Health guidance for competencies for GPs who carry out skin surgery this year?s focus is on anticipating and minimising the unavoidable risks in skin minor surgery. Suitable for existing practitioners in GP minor surgery our aim is to make you good. If you are already good we will make you better.

Start date27/06/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationLeicester

Joint Injections PM - Summer 2019

Join us for this interactive half-day (afternoon) workshop which will cover injections and management techniques for the knee, elbow, hand, wrist and shoulder. The workshop will include an interactive presentation on common MSK conditions that require injections and will be followed by a practical session on joint and soft tissue injection techniques.

Start date02/07/2019
Duration3 hours
LocationYork

Joint Injections AM - Summer 2019

Join us for this interactive half-day (morning) workshop which will cover injections and management techniques for the knee, elbow, hand, wrist and shoulder. The workshop will include an interactive presentation on common MSK conditions that require injections and will be followed by a practical session on joint and soft tissue injection techniques.

Start date02/07/2019
Duration4 hours
LocationYork

Joint Injection course 12 July 2019

A one-day course on Joint and Soft Tissue Injection for General Practitioners (including clinical assessment & conservative management) Reduce Your Referrals to Secondary Care.

Start date12/07/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationLuton

Minor Surgery Course

A two day theory and practical course on skin surgery syllabus for general practitioners

Start date05/09/2019
Duration1 day 8 hours
LocationSutton Coldfield

East Anglia Faculty Minor Surgery Update

This one-day practical update course presents evidence, guidance and examples from medico-legal cases to assist GP's and Nurses practice minor skin surgery. This refresher course also includes Direct Observations of Procedural Skills (DOPS) Assessment (required by NHS England for all GP's practicing minor surgery in the UK). Working in small groups with practical sessions and feedback throughout, the course is designed to build confidence and improve techniques and skills.

Start date12/09/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationCambridge

Minor Surgery Update Including DOPS Assessment 25 October 2019

This is not just any minor surgery update course this is the update course which presents the most recent evidence guidance and examples from recent medicolegal cases to advise warn and encourage GPs and GPwSIs in minor surgery towards necessary appropriate safe skilled and fun skin surgery in general practice. We have a programme for you that is suitable for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment Running since 2011 with the publication of the Department of Health guidance for competencies for GPs who carry out skin surgery this year?s focus is on anticipating and minimising the unavoidable risks in skin minor surgery. Suitable for existing practitioners in GP minor surgery our aim is to make you good. If you are already good we will make you better.

Start date25/10/2019
Duration8 hours
LocationLuton

2 Day Minor Surgery Course 7 & 8 November 2019

This course will enable you to develop the skills required to run a successful minor surgery service in primary care. Topics covered include minor skin procedures, joint injections and non-surgical techniques as well as advice about how to set up a service and the medico-legal and contractual obligations required of those practicing minor surgery.

Start date07/11/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationBristol

Minor Skin Surgery Including DOPS Assessment 14 & 15 November 2019

This is not just any minor surgery course this is a popular evidence-based approach to skin surgery in general practice with a hands-on programme for education appraisal accreditation and revalidation with the usual certificates for CPD and DOPS assessment.

Start date14/11/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationLuton

Two day Minor Surgery

This two day Minor Surgery course is designed as a basic course for GP Trainees and GPs who do not currently practise Minor Surgery. Topics include: Basic surgical technique Suturing techniques Removal of Cysts and Lipoma Dermatological Surgery Cryosurgery Joint injections Medico-legal Infection Control & Administration The learning atmosphere will be informal and participants will have ample opportunity to discuss points of particular interest.

Start date20/11/2019
Duration1 day 7 hours
LocationLeyland

Find courses & events

Share this page

The item has been added to your basket.

Continue shopping

Go to basket

This item is out of stock.

Continue shopping

The item is out of stock.

Yes Continue shopping