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RCOG Operative Birth Simulation Training (ROBuST)

Start: 11/03/2022 08:45
End: 11/03/2022 16:30

Location: Wales

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

  • Trainee levels ST3 upwards


Wrexham Medical Institute, 62 Croesnewydd Road, Wrexham, LL13 7YX

ROBuST Convener

Dr Dimitrios Siassokos MRCOG, London

Deputy Convenor of ROBuST

Dr Michele Mohajer FRCOG, Shrewsbury 

Course Convener

Dr Lynda Verghese

Honorary Co-Directors of Conferences

Mr Dudley Robinson FRCOG, London

Mr Andrew Sizer FRCOG, Shrewsbury


  • £250.00

How to book

To book a place, please contact:

Robyn Davies