Events and Education at Wrightington

Our scheduled courses and events are shown below.

Basic Science and Upper Limb FRCS courses

  1. The course is aimed at candidates who have passed part 1 of the exam and are as such ready to appear for the clinical section of the exam.
  2. Due to the high demand on this course a limited number of observer places may be offered depending upon the discretion of the Convener. This will attract a charge of £200 basic science viva course & £250 FRCS (Orth) upper limb course.

All course accommodation details and directions: 

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Get directions to Wrightington Hospital

Refund Policy

  • Cancellation up to 2 months before course date 90% will be refunded.
  • Cancellation up to 3 weeks before course date 50% will be refunded.
  • No refund within 3 weeks of course. 

See all upcoming 2024 courses here

For all course and general enquiries for Upper Limb contact: 
Jackie Richardson 0300 707 6413 Email: 

Wrightington Upper Limb Education & Research Unit 
Wrightington Hospital 
Hall Lane 
Appley Bridge 
WN6 9EP 

For all courses and general enquiries for Lower Limb Education contact:
Liz Newton, Lower Limb Course Co-ordinator
+44 (0) 1257 256923 - Email: 

The John Charnley Trust Education Unit
Centre for Hip Surgery
Wrightington Hospital 
Hall Lane 
Appley Bridge