Yorkshire Orthopaedic Basic Surgical Skills


A one day course using simulators and props supported by consultant faculty to provide basic orthopaedic skills.

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Trust HQ & Education Centre, Pinderfields Hospital

Course convenor

Mr B Venkateswaran - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon



Suitable for

Foundation 2* and Core Trainees whose aim is to join specialist training in surgery and orthopaedics.

*Approved as a first practical skills course for Bridging the Gap

Content and format


  • To improve emergency surgical care by delivering appropriate curriculum based essential surgical skills in orthopaedics.
  • To provide essential knowledge and skills required to manage common orthopaedic skills: plastering, trauma, fracture management and tendon repair.
  • To make orthopaedics relevant to your future career.

Course objectives

  • Understand the range of common orthopaedic conditions and emergencies.
  • Demonstrate the ability to complete a diagnostic workup appropriately.
  • Initiate and understand the principles of therapy for common orthopaedic conditions and emergencies.

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