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Train the Trainers - Upcoming Workshops

Cape Town, South Africa – 31 August to 3 September 2014


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The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) in partnership with the South African Gastroenterology Society (SAGES) is pleased to announce the next Train the Trainers workshop, which is scheduled to take place in Cape Town from 31 August to 3 September 2014


  • Location: Protea Hotel Durbanville
  • Workshop Dates: 31 August to 3 September 2014
  • Workshop Application Process is Now CLOSED
  • Interested candidates must be fluent in English
  • Candidates will be contacted in January


Please note that in accordance with WGO’s policy, applications to attend this Train the Trainers Workshop can only be accepted directly from WGO Member Societies. Regrettably WGO cannot accept applications directly from candidates. WGO invites you to contact your WGO Member Society should you wish to attend this TTT workshop.


To find out if your society is a member of WGO, please visit the WGO membership section.


Should you have further questions pertaining to the Train the Trainers Program, please contact the WGO Secretariat at mlopez@worldgastroenterology.org.

Train the Trainers in Colonoscopy, Wolverhampton, UK


In collaboration with the British Society of Gastroenterology, WGO is pleased to announce that a Train the Trainers in Colonoscopy course will take place in Wolverhampton, UK from 11-13 June 2014. Physicians from the 17 WGO Training Centers will be attending as delegates for this course.


Please note that the deadline to register was 24 January and registration is closed. A full report of the meeting will be made available shortly!


The aim is to learn an effective method of colonoscopy training, as well as promoting a safe standardised way of performing colonoscopy.


Delegates are required to cover their own airfare and hotel accommodation for their stay in Wolverhampton. The course will cover: principles of adult teaching and learning, transfer of psychomotor skills, objective setting and critical reflection, positive critiquing / performance enhancing feedback, language used in colonoscopy training, improving verbal communication, indications and contraindications, sedation techniques, assessments in colonoscopy, optimizing the Training Environment. Live video links to training sessions in endoscopy will be used to facilitate these learning objectives, as well practical training sessions involving endoscopic models.


  • Workshop Dates: 11-13 June 2014
  • Venue: West Midlands Regional Endoscopy Training Centre, Gastroenterology Department, New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton

Should you have further questions pertaining to the Train the Trainers Program, please contact the WGO Secretariat at mlopez@worldgastroenterology.org.

Taipei, Taiwan 2015


The next TTT workshop will be held in Taipei, Taiwan from 13-16 April 2015! Stay tuned as further information regarding this workshop will be made soon!


  • Workshop Dates: 13-16 April 2015
  • Location: Taipei, Taiwan
  • Workshop Application Process Not Yet Open
  • Interested candidates must be fluent in English


Please note that in accordance with WGO’s policy, applications to attend this Train the Trainers Workshop can only be accepted directly from WGO Member Societies. Regrettably WGO cannot accept applications directly from candidates. WGO invites you to contact your WGO Member Society should you wish to attend this TTT workshop.


To find out if your society is a member of WGO, please visit the WGO membership section.


Should you have further questions pertaining to the Train the Trainers Program, please contact the WGO Secretariat at mlopez@worldgastroenterology.org.

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Contact

For any questions about Train the Trainers workshops, please contact the WGO Executive Secretariat office.

WGO Executive Secretariat

  • WGO would like to thank the American College of Gastroenterology (AGS) for their continued support of the TTT Program.
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