Surgical Care Practitioners (SCPs) and Surgical First Assistants (SFAs) are an integral part of the modern surgical workforce. The aim of the Faculty of Perioperative Care is to offer support and career development opportunities for practitioners in this field, with regards to education, training and the setting of RCSEd-accredited standards.
Mr Charles Auld, Faculty of Perioperative Care Lead, provides an update as the faculty completes its third year as part of the College.read more
Mr John Stirling recently joined surgeons and dentists from across the globe to receive his Faculty of Perioperative Care Membership Diploma.read more
13 May 2019
AfPP are delighted to announce that booking is now open for this year’s AfPP Residential, taking place on 8-11 August 2019 at York University.
26 October 2018
Are there limits to the scope of the perioperative practitioner’s professional practice in today’s surgical teams? That’s the key question for debate at this year’s annual Faculty of Perioperative Care conference taking place in Birmingham on 3 November.
12 October 2018
The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, has announced the introduction of statutory regulation for Physician Associates and Physicians’ Assistants (Anaesthesia).