SCTS-Ionescu Team Human Factors Course

SCTS has put together this exciting SCTS-Ionescu Team Human Factors Course to help understand and enhance team working. The course is delivered by trained individuals in human factors.


We will require you to bring a team of 8 members comprising of individuals from the multidisciplinary surgical team. The individuals from these groups would be, consultant surgeon (yourself mandatory) who must be an SCTS Member, consultant anaesthetist (mandatory), surgical registrar, anaesthetic registrar, scrub person (1 or 2), perfusionist (if cardiac team), surgical care practitioner, advanced nurse practitioner, intensive/critical care unit nurse, ward nurse, operating department/theatre personnel, managers. 

In order to apply, the interested parties should respond with names and roles of each team member along with a 500 word support statement. We will then select 2 teams and invite to the course.

The deadline for applications is Friday 9th August.

Accommodation for the night before the course will be paid for and the course is free. Teams will arrive on Thursday 26thSeptember at Denham Grove, where we will have a course dinner that evening. The course will then take place the following day on Friday 27th September at Harefield Hospital.

This course is offered as part of the SCTS-Ionescu Foundation.

Harefield Hospital

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