NZSG Endoscopy Course

Christchurch Course Tuesday 18 June 2019

Venue: University of Otago, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Auckland Course  Wednesday 11 December 2019

Venue: Auckland Clinical Skills Centre, University of Auckland

Fee: NZD $1125.00 course fees

To apply please contact: anna.pears@racp.org.nz

To enrol there are a number of requirements to complete, such as providing a reference from your prospective endoscopy trainer/director to the course convenor. Once a place on the course is confirmed attendees are required to complete the online safe sedation online course.

Introduction to Endoscopy is a one-day course designed for entry-level endoscopists and will cover the information and technical skills for learning basic gastroscopy and colonoscopy. 

Course content:

  • Understanding the endoscope 
  • Setting up an endoscopy room 
  • Understanding electrocautery 
  • Sedation and monitoring 
  • Hands-on introduction to endoscopic devices 
  • Endoscopy simulator training