This module is aimed at healthcare practitioners working in theatres. The core module Principles of Perioperative Practice should be undertaken prior to accessing this module. In order to undertake this module you must have been working in the theatre environment for a minimum of six months, and should have preferably have completed either an intern programme or departmental programme in the theatre environment.
Develop the knowledge and skills needed for the care of patients undergoing surgery. This module covers a wide range of areas including basic practices, speciality surgery, care of older patients, wound management and patient safety.