The UCH Education Centre

Course Title

Clinical Procedural Skills Course


This one-day practical course is designed for trainees to gain procedural competencies mapped to the GIM, CMT and AIM curricula, delivered by a faculty of experienced staff across different specialities. This course offers the opportunity for trainees already competent in a particular skill to undertake lab- based practice.

This day is aimed at CT1 and CT2 trainees and is relevant to foundation Years 1 and 2 based at University College London Hospital.

Once we have confirmed your attendance, please note we will require 1 week notice prior to your course date should you need to cancel.

Morning Session

  • Ascitic Tap
  • NG Tube insertion
  • Pleural Aspiration
  • Lumbar Puncture

Afternoon Session

  • DCC & External Pacing
  • CVC Insertion
  • Chest Drain

Additional Information

Please note: Morning session - Eligible for FY1 and above Afternoon session -Eligible for CT1/ST1 and above

Course Dates Fee(s)

Thursday 06th December - External (Morning Session ) - FY1 & above - Fully booked - £75.00
Thursday 06th December - External - (All day ) - CT1/ST1 & above - £150.00

Course Director Course Convenor

Dr Sarah Chieveley-Williams

Dr Beth Thomas



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