GP Minor Surgery – Birmingham

GP Minor Surgery - Birmingham

This highly practical one day course is aimed at practitioners who would like to perform minor surgery, or improve and develop their surgical techniques and competencies.

Our CPD approved GP Minor Surgery Course is delivered by leading Primary Care physicians and NHS consultants.

Health professionals undertaking skin surgery need to be safe, confident and up-to-date with techniques and guidelines. This course includes lectures and expert led practical sessions consolidating new and existing minor surgery skills.

Course content:  

  • Local anaesthesia
  • Surgical techniques
  • Management of lipomata, cysts, skin lesions and in-growing toenails
  • Suturing techniques and wound healing 
  • Live video demonstrations
  • Practical workshops – skin pads, pig skin and trotters.

CPD Recognition: 6.25 external credits

GMS study leave allocation: 1 day