Our Operating Department Practice course enables you to become a confident, capable operating department practitioner who can carry out complex activities in all areas of the hospital operating department. You’ll be guided by staff with extensive experience in this field of practice and in inter-professional education, which is key to the teamwork needed within hospitals.
You will explore areas including:
• human biology and health
• advancing anaesthetic practice
• advancing surgical practice
• advancing post-anaesthetic care
• the role of Surgical First Assistant (SFA)
• leadership and management