Laparoscopic Surgery - Intermediate Skills

Who is this course for?

PGY3 and above
Surgical and gynaecological trainees and SRMOs

Who offers the course?

Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre

Level of assumed/required knowledge

PGY3 and above OR completion of Laparoscopic Surgery foundation skills course

Course overview

This course covers:

  • advanced port placement
  • knot tying and suturing
  • bowel stapling
  • tissue approximation techniques

Course duration

One day course
8:30am - 4:30pm

How is the course assessed?


Can this course contribute to an academic degree?


Course delivery

Hands on, small groups, interactive sessions using modern laparoscopic equipment and synthetic tissue

The course is held at:
Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre
Level 6 Kolling Building, Royal North Shore Hospital
St Leonards 2065

Course cost

$695 (inc GST)
Subject to change

Course dates

TBA - usually 1 course per year
Contact the course coordinator to register your interest

Is this course accredited for CME points?

Not currently but may be subject to change

Further information and registration

For further information view the program flyer

Contact person/Course coordinator

Tatum Wallace
Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre
T: 02 9926 4633

Last updated

July 2014