Overview

The Two Day Suturing workshop covers topics on:

Day 1 – Basic Suturing (10am – 6pm):
  • Anatomy of skin and tension lines
  • Wounds
  • Mechanism of Wound Healing
  • Complications of surgical incisions
  • Local anaesthetics
  • Equipment –
    • Informed Consent
    • Wound closure techniques
    • Suturing

After completion of Basic suturing workshop, participants are given certificate of attendance which is important as continuous professional development skill.

Learning Outcomes

To develop the skills of basic suturing and gain further knowledge on wound management and suturing techniques.

Day 2 – Advanced Suturing (9am – 5pm):
  • Surgical scrub
  • Flaps
  • Soft tissue lesions
  • Warts, skin tags
  • Keloids
  • Sebaceous cysts and drainage of abscess
  • Nail related conditions
  • Dressings
  • Burns and dressings
  • Skin-graft
  • Electo surgery
  • Tourniquets in surgery
  • Regional Block

Workshop Structure

The first day starts with theoretical discussion on the different topics related to Basic Suturing.
Following the theoretical discussion will be a demonstration by the tutor.
After a lunch break will be group participation overseen by the facilitator.

The second day will also start with theoretical discussion on different topics related to advanced Suturing
Following the theoretical discussion will be a demonstration by the tutor.
After a lunch break will be group participation overseen by the facilitator.

Learning Outcomes

After completion of Advanced suturing workshop, participants are given certificate of attendance which is important as continuous professional development skill.

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Course Tutors


All our tutors are Doctors with qualifications in the field they are teaching. They are often leaders and experts in their field, who have a passion for education and training and are supportive of IMGs. Many of the tutors have passed through the bridging course and are now Professors, Consultants, Registrars or HMO’s working in Australian Hospitals or Clinics

Course Fees


ARIMGSAS works in the best interest of IMGs. We have minimal administration and management staff resulting in less overheads. We attempt to always provide excellent tutors available in the Industry and good learning facilities.

Course Refunds



  • $750 will be withheld if you withdraw from the course after the application and before the course starts

  • $1000 will be withheld if you withdraw two weeks prior to the course start date

  • No Refunds will be given once the Course has begun

  • Should you be unable to attend; you may substitute your course position for a substitute participant or you can postpone your enrolment to a later course (subject to availability). Please inform us at least two weeks prior to the substitution date at no extra cost


Course Location


The course will be held on the 5th floor at 3 Bowen Crescent, Melbourne 3004 unless advised otherwise.
If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us on +61 3 98673344.

Current Fees


Click here for our current fees.

Any inquiries feel free to:

  • email us at admin@imgaustralia.net.au

  • call us on +61 3 98673344

  • add us on Skype: alanimgsas

  • view us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/arimgsas


Two Day Suturing Workshop Dates
Two Day Suturing - TBA