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Principles

Of Casting For

Orthopaedic Surgeons

A 1 day hands-on course covering basic orthopaedic plastering techniques, aimed at all junior medical & nursing staff up to CT3 & advanced practitioner level

Future Course Dates //

 

Chelsea & Westminster Hospital

Saturday 9th November 2019

Early bird rate - £179 (Before 1st August 2019)

Full rate - £189

SOLD OUT£10 refer a friend discount

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Saturday 29th February 2020

Early bird rate - £179 (before 1st November 2019)

Full rate - £189

SOLD OUT; £10 refer a friend discount

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Summer 2020 - TBC

Early bird rate - £179 (TBC)

Full rate - £189

Places still available; £10 refer a friend discount

Video //

A little taste of what the course is like

 

 

"A practical casting course devoted entirely to orthopaedic casting techniques aimed at orthopaedic trainees"

 

Fully accredited by the BOA Casting Commitee

 

Designed to satisfy T&O ST3 desirable criteria

 

Ideal for T&O, A&E, core surgery & FY trainees

Highly suitable for Emergency/Advanced Nurse and Paramedic Practioners

 

High Faculty:Delegate Ratio //

 

The places on our orthopaedic plastering course are strictly limited to ensure high faculty:delegate ratios of 1:3.

 

A list of some of our dedicated regular faculty can be found here

What's Included //

- Casting principles and complications

 

- Workshops covering all basic casting techniques

 

- Lectures revising common fracture types

 

- Prize for the best cast of the day

 

- Breakfast, refreshments and lunch

 

- A sample programme can be viewed here

- The course is very hands on!

 

- Don't bring your nicest clothes! 

 

- T-shirt and shorts or scrubs

- Flip-flops or easily removable shoes

What to Bring //