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Wessex Obstetric Anaesthesia Day in the Simulator (WOADS)

We are pleased to be able to run the Wessex Obstetric Anaesthesia Day in the Simulator (WOADS) course 

 Tuesday 8th October 2024
Where: The TEAMS centre simulation suite, QUAD building, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Portsmouth.
Who: Priority given to ST5 & post-final ST4 anaesthetic trainees although open to ST3 to ST7

The course will provide the opportunity to manage obstetric anaesthetic emergencies within the simulator and will cover technical and non-technical skills.

Workplace based assessments can be completed and it can contribute to obstetric anaesthesia training sign-offs.

We have received extremely positive feedback from our previous courses including:
"Best sim course I have been to in a long time"
"Fabulous course"
"Useful and thought provoking course"
"Great range of scenarios"
"Lots of challenging scenarios"
"Good range of scenarios that pushed us and added a level of complexity above other simulation courses"  
"Excellent and realistic scenarios"
"Good course for those taking on a senior registrar/supervising role"
"A great course with a huge amount to reflect about my own practice"
"Excellent practice at obstetric emergencies"
"Excellent range of faculty - Obstetricians, ODPs, Midwives, ICU, Anaesthetics"
"Really useful having multi-disciplinary team on course and excellent faculty"
"Debriefs more thorough than other courses - good thing!; Good length discussions- not hurried (like some courses)"
"Really good step by step feedback with discussion of learning points really helped"
"Very supportive and well-informed faculty"
"Enthusiastic trainers"

"Really great environment to learn in"

If you would like to attend please complete the attached booking form and e-mail it to

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