Clinical Skills (Mandatory) (099RUH)

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SubjectF2 Regional Teaching
DescriptionAn interactive workshop based study day covering the clinical skills detailed in the Foundation Curriculum.
Additional information

Pre-read material will be emailed directly to attendees. You must attend one of the ten days between UH Bristol, NBT and Bath. Places are restricted to 35 and early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

Whilst we endeavour to accommodate dietary requirements, catering suppliers vary between venues so this cannot be guaranteed. If you have particular dietary requirements, food allergies or intolerances, please contact the course organiser.

VenuePostgraduate Medical Education Centre (B20), Bath  View details
Date & timeFriday 24 April 2020, 09:00 to 17:00
LecturerTBC  View details
Target audience

Mandatory: Foundation Year 2

Course styleWorkshop
CateringRefreshments and Lunch
Core topicClinical Skills
CPD hours6:30
CostNo charge

The seven workshops will enable doctors to learn and demonstrate learning through peer and faculty assessment at each of the six workshops.

The aim of the course is to provide direct training of required Foundation Clinical Skills. Specific objectives will be to learn, demonstrate learning and, where achievable, demonstrate competency at each workstation.


The Clinical Skills day will include small group teaching at a series of workstations includingchest drain management, pleurocentesis, paracentesis, lumbar puncture, suturing, knee aspiration, airways management and use of CPAP/BiPAP.

You will be provided with a work manual with pre-reading, detailed one-to-one tuition on the day, assessment by skilled practitioners and a certificate of attendance.

Learning outcomes

This course links with the following foundation professional capabilities (FPCs):

4, 6, 7, 8, 14, 19