Course: Essentials of Surgical Task Analysis

High-quality surgical task analysis is essential for patient safety by ensuring surgical tasks are analysed and defined using a process and practices that ensure all aspects of a task are fully explored and effectively communicated.

Course duration: 50 hours of learning
Delivery method: Fully online self-paced learning with dedicated 1-2-1 live tutorial sessions.
Type of course: Professional development for healthcare & related staff

Next step: Gain certified status

Who would benefit from this course?

  • Key Opinion Leader (KOL) surgeons
    - providing expertise to Med-Tech-Pharma companies in device development or simulation design

  • Nurses / OCP
    - improving awareness of the surgical workflow, reducing errors and improving patient safety)

  • MedTech sales reps
    - improving communication skills with surgeons on the benefits of surgical devices)

  • Trainee surgeons
    - better preparation for surgical practice and exams)

How do I apply? / What does the course cost?

You can apply for this course by simply filling out this form.

Cost of the course: £500 per person with options for spreading payments over 6 months.

Discounts are available for:

  • Undergraduate students

  • Residents of low and middle-income countries

  • Bulk applications (e.g. student / training cohorts or surgical society level provision)

Is the course accredited or validated?

Not at the moment. However, we are in the process of seeking accreditation from a leading educational body.

We are seeking permission from an educational body to award CPD points.

All learners who successfully complete the course will be provided with a 'certificate of completion'.