The Aim of the BSCCP Colposcopy Training Programme

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The aim of the BSCCP/RCOG colposcopy training programme is to enable trainees to obtain the core knowledge, develop the necessary skills and the personal and professional attributes to enable competency in colposcopy.

Principal Objectives

The programme is competence-based which means that the objectives of the programme are the competences that trainees are expected to acquire in the course of their training.  There are 45 key competences, which comprise basic skills, colposcopic technical skills, practical procedures, the ability to recognise the normal and abnormal cervix, administration and communication skills.