Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre

The SCSSC is a purpose-designed training and research facility occupying Level 6 of the Kolling Institute research building on the campus of the Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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Safe Procedural Sedation Course

Introducing a new two day hands on simulation course specifically designed for practitioners providing procedures under conscious sedation. In this course you are requested to have read the following documents: Minimum Standard, Implementation Toolkit, Procedural Sedation infographic. These documents can all be found on the Agency for Clinical Innovation (ACI). To read these documents, on the ACI website, please click here. Participants are also requested to read the ANZCA standard 9. For access please click here To see our Sedation course flyer click here


Basic Laparoscopic Skills Course OCTOBER 2016

The second Basic Laparoscopic Skills Workshop for 2016 will take place on Monday October 17 at the SCSSC. This workshop is open to all suitable Surgery Trainees (SET 1) and SMROs and Interns and will cover the fundamental principles of laparoscopic operating skills. Download the course flyer here


Bowel Anastomosis Workshop OCTOBER 2016

Junior trainees often don't get to perform a bowel anastomosis in theatre. The aim of this course is to provide systematic teaching with a practical hands-on session. Open to SRMOs and Surgical Trainees (SET 1-3). Set 4 and 5 Trainees are also welcome to apply. Download the course flyer here


General Surgery Trainee Workshop 2016 - EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Expressions of interest are now being accepted for a General Surgery Trainee Workshop. This workshop would be suitable for Surgery Trainees (SET 3,4,5) and will cover a range of cadaveric dissection techniques for surgery trainees. Email if this course would be of interest to you.


Advanced Life Support Course 2016

Introducing our new ALS course designed for General Practitioners, Dentists, Dental Nurses & Practice Nurses working in an out of a hospital environment. This course is accredited with ANZCA, RACGP, ACRRM & NSLHD. To view the flyer click here


1UP Patient Centred Procedural Skills feedback tool: Free App for web & mobile devices

Download this free tool that is designed for self appraisal and or formative assessment in clinical supervision. Summary reports emailed to users. To visit the web tool click here or visit the apple store or play store for mobile apps


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EdWISE Project

The “Emergency Department Hub and Spoke distributed simulation using the Education by Web-based Innovative Simulation and E learning model” (EdWISE) Project is one of a series of initiatives to be implemented across NSW over the next two years under the more...