Cambridge Postgraduate Medical Centre
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Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient ( CCrISP) 12th & 13th June 2025

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Dates: Thu 12th Jun - Fri 13th Jun 2025
Venue: Murray Edwards College Cambridge view on map
Course price: £650.00 - £850.00
Course Administrator:
Angela Gray
01223 596189

The Course is held at Murray Edwards College Cambridge in the Paula Browne Building

Murray Edwards College
Huntingdon Road

CCrISP is an interactive course that explores the skills and knowledge needed to look after surgical patients including those who are deteriorating or at risk of doing so.

Highly knowledgeable faculty from both surgical and anaesthetic specialties will help you develop practical, theoretical and personal skills in a safe environment so that you can assess and manage critical situations in a systematic way.

CCrISP is relevant to all specialties, however in-course examples are predominantly taken from general surgical patients.

This course is suitable for: CT1-2 & SAS grades.

Senior trainees are also welcome to attend a CCrISP course if they have not done so before.

Please note that FY trainees are NOT eligible to attend this course.

You do need to enrol with Royal College of Surgeons to attend the course.

Course Content

You will participate in a variety of practical training sessions during the CCrISP course, including:

  • Learning a system of assessment for the critically ill
  • Understanding the subtlety and variety of critical illness presentation, alongside ways to improve its detection
  • Understanding the importance of avoiding complications if possible
  • Recognising the surgeon's role in delivering multidisciplinary care to surgical patients
  • Interacting with nursing staff, other surgeons, intensivists and anaesthetists
  • Delivering the information and support that patients and their relatives require during surgical care

Please be advised that your course fee is refundable for up to 14 days following your application. Thereafter course fees are non-refundable.