For over 200 years RCSI has played a major role in medical education and training in Ireland.
Today, the College provides extensive post-qualification education, training and examinations in fields as diverse as surgery, nursing, dentistry, radiology and, sports and exercise medicine.
RCSI conducts a number of professional examinations in Ireland, and at numerous overseas locations.
The Department of Surgical Affairs operates a Professional Competence Scheme under an arrangement with the Irish Medical Council.
RCSI offers a wide range of surgical skills courses both in Ireland and overseas.
Find out more about Professional/CPD courses on offer in the RCSI Department of Surgical Affairs.
Schools, Faculties and Academic Departments
This course is aimed at doctors, physiotherapists and nurses working in orthopaedic medicine, rheumatology, musculoskeletal and sports medicine.
These Level 8 and 9 stand-alone modules assist nurses in practice to develop specialist knowledge.
Aptitude test for international candidates hoping to work as nurses in the Republic of Ireland.
Providing nurses and midwives with up-to-date, evidence-based knowledge to enhance their understanding across of range of clinical, managerial and research topics.