For COVID-19 information, updates & support, visit our Clinical Hub »

Community Gynaecology Course Modules

Course Content

Find module content, dates and individual module application information below. For information on how to register for the full, 8 module course visit the course introduction page.

Module 1 Contraception

Topics to include the following:

  • Hormonal contraception
  • Long Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC)
  • Emergency contraception
  • Termination of pregnancy for the non-provider
  • Complicated cases

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 15 September 2022
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 22 September 2022
  • Register for module 1 - closes at 12 noon on Thursday, 15 September 2022

Module 2 Menopause

Topics to include the following:

  • Diagnosis of menopause and peri-menopause
  • Lifestyle management
  • Prescribing hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Alternatives to HRT
  • Testosterone replacement
  • Osteoporosis
  • Premature Ovarian Insufficiency

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 06 October 2022
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 20 October 2022
  • Register for module 2 - closes on Monday, 3 October 2022

Module 3 Abnormal Bleeding, PCOS and Adolescent Gynaecology

Topics to include the following:

  • Assessing and managing oligomenhorrhoea and amenhorrhoea
  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Adolescent gynaecology

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 3 November 2022
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 17 November 2022
  • Register for module 3 - closes on Friday, 28 October 2022

Module 4 Sexual Health, Vaginal Discharge, Vulval Dermatology

Topics to include the following:

  • STI presentation, diagnosis and management
  • Epidemiology and transmission and prevention
  • Sexual history
  • Patient education
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Cervical screening
  • Vulval dermatology

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 01 December 2022
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 15 December 2022
  • Register for module 4 - closes on Monday, 28 November 2022

Module 5 Pelvic pain, Endometriosis, Unscheduled Bleeding, Post-Menopausal Bleeding

Topics to include the following:

  • Treating patients with chronic pelvic pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Unscheduled bleeding
  • Post-coital bleeding
  • Post-menopausal bleeding

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 05 January 2023
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 19 January 2023
  • Register for module 5 - closes Friday, 23 December 2022

Module 6 Urogynaecology

Topics to include the following:

  • Pelvic floor disorders
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Vaginal prolapse
  • Genitourinary syndrome of menopause

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 09 February 2023
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 23 February 2023
  • Register for module 6 - closes Monday, 6 February 2023

Module 7 Fertility, Premenstrual tension, Psychosexual health, Detection and Prevention of Cancer

Topics to include the following:

  • Assess and manage patients with subfertility
  • Premenstrual tension
  • Psychosexual dysfunction
  • Detection and prevention of cancer in women

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 09 March 2023
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 23 March 2023
  • Register for module 7 - closes Monday, 6 March 2023

Module 8 Inclusion Health, Domestic Violence, Female Genital Mutilation

Topics to include the following:

  • Treating patients from a diversity of backgrounds
  • Minority groups and preventative healthcare
  • LGBT+ health
  • Women with disabilities
  • Traveller health
  • Domestic violence
  • Female genital mutilation (FGM)

Module dates:

  • Module Opens: Thursday, 06 April 2023
  • Live Zoom Session: Thursday, 20 April 2023
  • Register for module 8: Closes Monday, 3 April 2023