GP Minor Surgery Training

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. 

Suitable for: GPs and GP Trainees.

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Aim

To provide the knowledge, practical skills and procedures required to provide a safe and effective Minor Surgery Service.

Objectives

  • Discuss local anaesthesia for minor surgical procedures.
  • Identify various surgical techniques.
  • Discuss the management of lipomata, cysts, skin lesions and in-growing toenails.
  • Demonstrate suturing techniques and wound healing with the use of skin pads and pig skin.

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At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Discuss the benefits of minor surgery in general practice.
  • Identify requirements for minor surgical procedures including room setup and equipment needed.
  • Understand sterilisation and  infection and control.
  • Discuss what is included within a minor surgery pack.
  • Discuss suture removal and identify techniques.
  • Understand the importance of patient consent.
  • Discuss the appropriate management of cysts and lipomata.
  • Identify the causes and management of in-grown toenails.
  • Demonstrate making an incision and excising the ellipse.
  • Discuss different types of needles and sutures available.
  • Demonstrate the various suturing methods on skin pads and pig skin.
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12

May

GP Minor Surgery

Sligo

€335.00

Wednesday, 12 May 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • €335.00 incl. VAT
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Wed 12 May 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

Event is fullJoin waiting list
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19

May

GP Minor Surgery

Dublin

€335.00

Wednesday, 19 May 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • €335.00 incl. VAT
Register4 places remaining

Wed 19 May 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

Register4 places remaining
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9

Jun

GP Minor Surgery

Belfast

£285.00

Wednesday, 9 June 2021

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • £285.00 incl. VAT
Register3 places remaining

Wed 9 Jun 2021

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

Register3 places remaining
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25

Aug

GP Minor Surgery

Sligo

€335.00

Wednesday, 25 August 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • €335.00 incl. VAT

Wed 25 Aug 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

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8

Sep

GP Minor Surgery

Dublin

€335.00

Wednesday, 8 September 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • €335.00 incl. VAT

Wed 8 Sep 2021

08:45 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

Limited places
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20

Oct

GP Minor Surgery

Belfast

£285.00

Wednesday, 20 October 2021

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

  • £285.00 incl. VAT
Register5 places remaining

Wed 20 Oct 2021

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM (1 day)

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.

Register5 places remaining

Cost

Belfast: £285.00 / Dublin & Sligo: €335.00

Time

9am – 5pm

8.45am- 5pm (Dublin)

8.45am- 5pm (Sligo)

 

Locations

 

Belfast

Kingsbridge Training Academy
10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road,
Belfast, BT12 6SQ

 

Dublin

CityNorth Hotel & Conference Centre
Gormanston, Co. Meath,
K32 W562, Ireland

 

Sligo

Sligo Park Hotel
Pearse Rd, Cornageeha,
Sligo, Ireland

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