Core Surgical Training - Clinical Skills Day

Category: Training - Core Surgery

Date: May 3rd 2019 8:30am until 4:45pm

Location: The Academy, Musgrove Park Hospital, Parkfield Drive, Taunton TA1 5DA

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Compulsory for all core trainees (including LATs) on the general surgical programme. All will need to attend the clinical skills training day at one point during their two years of core training.  

Available to all General Surgical Core Trainees in Severn.


Places are limited so please book ASAP.



The events in Taunton and Gloucester will be run once annually. You are expected to attend both.

Provisional topics to cover:

  • Vascular anastomoses
  • Endovenous wire skills
  • Doppler use
  • Stapling
  • Bowel anastomoses
  • Laparoscopic skills
  • SPC insertion
  • Testicular torsion
  • Cricothroidotomy


Lunch will be provided.


To book your place, please contact: