Operating Department Practice Placement: Year 2

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Clinical placements take into account the mandatory placements as required by the HCPC and include the following for anaesthetic placements:

  • Shared Airway
  • Obstetrics
  • Emergency Surgery

Associate Placements

We intended to provide all students with an associate core placement on the following areas within Year 2:
  • Intensive Care
  • Accident and Emergency

You'll need to be signed off by your sign-off mentor to be able to register with the HCPC. Throughout your course you'll be expected to attend clinical practice for a minimum of 24 hours per week during term times.