A 7-day intensive course designed to cover all aspects of preparation for the FRCS (Tr& Orth) examination. The course material will closely mirror the material contained in the Postgraduate Orthopaedics book series.
This course is internationally accredited by the RCSEng and has been awarded 24 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points as part of Course Accreditation by the RCS England
Day 1 SBA practice paper and review of answers
The morning is spent performing a mock clinical examination with the afternoon set aside to go through the answers with detailed explanations of the rationale behind the correct SBA choice
Day 2-4: Lecture presentations.
Four full days of lectures covering all aspects of the key topics you need to know for the exam. The lectures will be delivered by relevant authors of the book and focus on important areas of the syllabus that regularly appear in the FRCS (Tr&Orth) exam.
The course content has been significantly revised to take into account candidate feedback from previous courses and also work from our 3rd edition book. The lecture programme promises to deliver exam related material that really will count for candidates about to sit the FRCS (Tr&Orth) exam.
Day 5 Clinical lectures and coaching session
Day 6: Viva Course for the FRCS (Tr&Orth).
The Viva Course for the FRCS (Tr&Orth) exam is based on the book Postgraduate Orthopaedics.Viva guide to the FRCS (Tr&Orth) exam. The format closely mimics the real viva examination with time built in for feedback from experienced faculty. This has had excellent feedback from previous candidates.
Day 7: Advanced Clinical Examination Course for the FRCS (Tr&Orth).
The advanced clinical examination course will take the form of a mock clinical examination with both short and intermediate cases. This will involve real patients with real clinical signs. No medical students or actors! Last year over 40 patients came for the day with a wide range of clinical conditions.