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.
On Saturday 19 November 2022, The Faculty of Perioperative Care are pleased to be hosting their 8th Annual Conference in person at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. This will be an opportunity for delegates to network and hear from influential speakers across the field.read more
16 August 2022
FPC Lead, Charlie Auld shares a special update as he reflects on the activity of the Faculty over the past year.
27 July 2022
The full programme for the 8th Annual FPC Conference on Saturday 19 November has been announced, with topics centring around the theme of the surgical multidisciplinary team.
26 May 2022
Members and Fellows of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh are invited to apply for the role of Chair of the Faculty of Perioperative Care (FPC).
The current Chair of FPC, Mr Charles Auld, has held the position since the Faculty’s inception in 2016 and will step down later in 2022.