Skills Course

Skills Course

This is a 3-day course and it is designed to provide an introduction to safe surgical practice within a controlled workshop environment. The course is aimed at Senior House Officers and Junior Registrars. 


 The Course Covers:- 

DAY 1: Basic surgical techniques (theatre etiquette, handling instruments, knot-tying, suturing, bowel anastomosis) 
DAY 2: (Vascular anastomoses: Arteriotomy & closure, Vein patch graft) 
             Trauma and orthopedics ( drainage & debridement, tendon repair, plastering techniques) 
DAY 3: Minimal access surgery (instrumentation, grasping & manipulation, clipping & loop ligation, diathermy) 


For an application form please contact

Mr RC George (031) 2604257

E-mail georger1@ukzn.ac.za 

2011 BSS Course Dates

MONTH

   DATE 

FEBRUARY     2,3,4 
MAY  11,12,13
AUGUST  24,25,26
OCTOBER 12,13,14 
NOVEMBER   9,10,11

 

 


 

Hands on Skills Workshop