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The Faculty of Perioperative Care

Welcome to the Faculty of Perioperative Care

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. 

 

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Building on Success

Building on Success

Mr Charles Auld, Faculty of Perioperative Care Lead, provides an update as the faculty completes its third year as part of the College.

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 Faculty Welcomes its First Member at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony

Faculty Welcomes its First Member at RCSEd Diploma Ceremony

Mr John Stirling recently joined surgeons and dentists from across the globe to receive his Faculty of Perioperative Care Membership Diploma.

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Courses

Courses

The FPC is developing a portfolio of bespoke courses for perioperative practitioners.

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29 August 2019

'Establishing Common Standards for Continuing Professional Development' Guidelines Released.

As part of the Medical Associate Professions (MAP) programme, Health Education England with their Royal College and faculty partners, have developed the ‘Establishing Common Standards for Continuing Professional Development, Assessment and Appraisal Guidelines for Medical Associate Professionals’.

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21 June 2019

Faculty of Perioperative Care’s Annual Conference 2019

The Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC) launched in early 2016 to provide education, training and support for advanced perioperative practitioners in their role as members of the extended surgical team.

Save the date for The Faculty of Perioperative Care’s Annual Conference 2019.

Saturday 9 November 2019

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13 May 2019

AfPP Residential 2019 - Booking Now Open

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.

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