Course Details

Perineal Repair Course 2022

A workshop for the repair of 2nd, 3rd, and 4th degree perineal tears

  • Friday 4th November 2022
  • Registration 8:30am / Finish 5:00
  • Postgraduate Medical Education Centre & Clinical Skills
    R Floor
    Royal Hallamshire Hospital
    Glossop Road
    S10 2JF

The course has limited numbers.   Bookings will be taken strictly on a "first come, first served" basis with a cheque for £250 / £200.  If you are Yorkshire & Humber Deanery please book through them.  For more booking information contact us or phone 01142 268 180.

Course Content

The full course programme will last the whole day and include three modes of learning - the theoretical, audio/visual, and workshop portions:


  • Types of perineal tears & the outcome of repairs from the available evidence
  • Risk management issues
  • Role of the perneal trauma clinic
  • Management of established faecal incontinence
  • Management of persistent tears & faecal incontinence
  • Anatomy of perieum, pelvic floor & anal canal
  • Methods of repair using perineal trainers

Audio Visual Images

  • Live video demonstration of anal sphincter anatomy and perineal body and demonstration of repair of 4th degree tear


  • Suturing perineal tears on perineal trainers and animal model as can be seen in our photo gallery

Registration Fees

  • Consultants and trainees - £250
  • Qualified Midwives - £200

Please Note

You must stay until the end of the course programme in order to complete the assessment and obtain the certificate. On no account will you be able to leave early otherwise you may need to repeat the course.