Our mission, as the professional body for surgeons in Ireland, is to provide leadership, insight and support to doctors working in surgery and emergency medicine in Irish hospitals.
We also work with national healthcare policymakers, regulators and service providers in pursuit of excellence in surgical care.
Professional Competence Scheme
RCSI is responsible for operating the Professional Competence Scheme (PCS) for surgeons and doctors working in surgery and emergency medicine.Learn more
National Clinical Programmes
RCSI’s National Clinical Programmes in Surgery, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Emergency Medicine and Radiology have a number of workstreams which use quality improvement methodologies to improve patient access to services and healthcare.Read more
Event organisers can apply to RCSI for approval of events for continuing professional development (CPD) purposes.
We offer a range of professional and CPD courses to enable you meet your PCS requirements.