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RCOG Operative Birth Simulation Training (ROBuST)

Start: 28/02/2020 09:00
End: 28/02/2020 17:00

Location: Chesterfield

The aim of the course is to provide instruction and hands-on practice in all methods of operative vaginal birth (both non-rotational and rotational) to facilitate the achievement of the OSAT competencies on the RCOG Training matrix.

Techniques for performing a Caesarean Section at full dilatation are also covered.  The course consists of short lectures, hands-on workshops and small group discussions on teamwork and communication.

Why attend

  • To develop your skills in performing operative vaginal birth, by tuition and hands-on practice
  • To learn the technical and non-technical skills necessary to manage delay in the second stage of labour
  • To facilitate the achievement of the relevant skills in the RCOG Training matrix

Who should attend

  • ST1- ST3- training in Instrumental deliveries and LCSCS at full dilatation
  • ST4- ST5- To gain full insight
  • ST6-ST7- For medico-legal issues and teaching junior trainees Senior Midwives


Education Centre, Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Calow, S44 5BL

Course Convenor

Mr Indranil Dutta

Course Lead

Dr Santhi Chidambaram


  • All Trainees - £250
  • East Midlands Trainees -  £100

How to book

To book a place, please contact

Carol Talbot;