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Hands on Laparoscopy Course

2500.00 SAR
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Learning Activity details
Sessions 1 Sessions
Course Location: Live
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Learning Activity Agenda:

Day 1



7:30 – 8:00

Welcome and Registration

8:00 – 8:45

Abdominal Access Techniques

9:00 – 9:30

Psychology and Ergonomics

9:30 – 9:45

BREAK for 15 minutes

9:45 – 10: 30

Preoperative Assessment and Consideration

10:30 – 11:15

Demonstration of Laparoscopic Equipment and Instruments

Laparoscopic Engineering

11:15 – 13:00

Prayer and Lunch Break

13:00 – 15:00

Practical Station training

Rope and wire

Pea on a Peg

Post and Sleeve


15:00 – 16:00

Diagnostic Laparoscopy Educational Images




8:00 – 9:00

Electrosurgery Lecture

9:00 – 10:30

Practical Training




10:30 – 10:45


10:45 – 11:30

 Post-operative care and Complications

11:30 – 13:00

Prayer and Lunch Break

13:00 – 14:45

Laparoscopy knotting and suturing lecture and demonstration.

14:45 – 15:45

Practical Station Session

Suturing and knotting

Revision of previous training games

15:45 – 16:00

End of Course


Group Picture



Scientific Committee:

Learning Activity Objectives:

To Learn about laparoscopic instruments and how to use them.

To understand how to have good abdominal access during laparoscopic surgery. 

To be an excellent laparoscopic surgeon assistant.

To troubleshoot the most common challenges that you might face in laparoscopic surgery. 

Learning Activity Description:

A two-day onsite course that includes lectures and a hands-on workshop for training on the use of special laparoscopic equipment. 

In this course, you will learn about

  •  Laparoscopy instruments and engineering: we will explain all the laparoscopy instruments used and some details and important information in regards to how to maintain and troubleshoot them.
  • Abdominal Access Techniques: you will learn about the details of how to gain access and fully understand the concepts of accessing the abdomen will build knowledge about the insufflators and how to understand how they work as well as how to plan a good surgical approach in choosing places to insert ports. 
  • Ergonomics and Psychology: we will explain the importance of knowing the science of ergonomics and how to protect themselves from work hazards and give them the ability to achieve the best task performance.
  • Patient selection and pre-op preparation:  we will discuss whom can we take for laparoscopy surgery and when to offer it to our patients
  • Post-operative care and complications from laparoscopy surgery: you will learn the common fears associated with laparoscopy and the important information in counseling patients.
  • Electro-surgery:  a comprehensive lecture that includes the details about the basics of physics that involve the principles of electrosurgery and then goes into details about all the modes of monopolar, bipolar, and tripolar technology, then talks about the ultrasonic technology and its features and benefits.
  • Ample time with Laparoscopy workshop training with table demonstration and pelvic trainers and training instruments. 

Learning Outcome:

By the end of this course you will be familiar with:

  • Laparoscopy set ( Tower, light source, insufflator, Telescope)
  • Different types of port entry devices
  • Veresse needle
  • Endoclose
  • Dissection Forceps
  • Scissors
  • Electrosurgery and Harmonic Device
  • Irrigation and Suction
  • Needle Holder
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Manual dexterity
  • Simulates running a bowel
  • Knot tying
  • Depth of field
  • Interaction of dominant and non-dominant hand
  • Intra and extra-corporeal knotting


Please note that the certificate be sent to you through email after you complete the following:

1- Attending the two training days 

2- Completing the online assessment

3- Completing the course feedback

Learning Activity requirements:

The venue for training will be in Radisson Blu Hotel

Radisson Blu Hotel, Riyadh

011 479 1234


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