Primary Care Training Academy is based in Birmingham, and delivers specialised training courses to doctors [GP's, GPSI's, GP Registrars], as well as other Primary Care Practitioners including Nurses, Podiatrists, Chiropodists and Pharmacists. Minor surgery skills courses are run four times throughout the year. All courses are delivered by enthusiastic highly experienced trainers. Optional DOPS assessments fulfil latest commissioning requirements by NHS England. These courses have been running since 2007 and provide arguably the best Minor Surgery Primary Care Training available to GP's or Allied Health Professional anywhere in the UK.

The Minor Surgery Courses are fully accredited for CPD by CORAS (NES, NHS, RCGP ePass accredited) and have also been approved by the local Post-Graduate Deanery.

Next course

Primary Care Surgery Skills Course (Places still available!)

      -- Sat 28th - Sun 29th November 2015, Birmingham

Primary Care Dermoscopy Course (Places available)

--Friday 27th November 2015 (Places still available!)


Last updated 21st September 2015


Primary Care Surgery Skills Course: 1.5 days duration


Aimed at: GP's, GP Registars, GPwSI in Dermatology and Skin Surgery.

Level: Primary Care Beginner to Advanced Hospital Practitioner (Delegates are grouped according to surgical competency level.) Training is subsequently focussed accordingly.

Course Details: A practical surgery skills workshop with intensive surgical training over 1.5 days; operating on real skin. Caters for beginners,intermediate and experienced level GPwSI's. Intensive technical tuition in all minor skin surgical techniques delivered in small group informal theory and practical sessions. This course has been fully approved by West Midlands Regional Postgraduate Deanery and CPD approved by the NHS.

Contact: or Course Director Mr S Hassan FRCS(Plast) via 07474112263 or 08000016688 for further details and a booking form / programme or print off and complete the form below.

Accommodation: Substantially reduced rates have been secured for accommodation at the luxury Malmaison Hotel during the course. However to secure these discounted rates, accommodation must be reserved with the hotel directly 28 days pre course (£109pppn B&B, + £10 supplement for partner overnight accomodation incl. B&B). To book accommodation please contact Malmaison Hotel Birmingham reservations directly on 0121 246 5000 quoting the Primary Care Training Academy Delegate Rate. Parking is available at a cost.

Meeting places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis.

See below for further details.


1. Primary Care Surgery Skills Course

Next Available Course Information:  

Date:    Sat 28th - 29th Nov 2015 Places  Available!

.Update:  Places Currently Available


Venue:     Malmaison Hotel,     1 Wharf Street, Birmingham B1 1RD

                     Tel: 0121 246 5000        






2. Primary Care Dermoscopy Courses 2015Malmaison Hotel, Birmingham

Dates:-  Next available course is on 27th November 2015


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