Course details

One day workshop



Our Surgical Wound Management workshops are designed to be a hands-on practical workshop to develop your understanding of surgical wounds and stages of healing, closure techniques and diagnosing of skin masses. This workshop is ideal for Veterinarians wanting practical experience with close supervision by our specialised tutors.

Key learning areas:

  • Wound healing and bandaging in wounds
  • General soft tissue surgery principles and aseptic technique
  • Skin tension and tension relieving techniques
  • Tension relieving suture patterns and techniques
  • Basic of flaps and grafts
  • Rotational flaps and punch/strip grafting techniques
  • Facilitator


    Dr Ben Mielke

    BVSc (Hons), MRCVS

Queensland Vet Courses

Our Gold Coast VTC is based in Ormeau, a hinterland town and suburb in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland.

Our QLD VTC provides a safe and supportive learning environment where vets and vet nurses can learn, practice and ask questions in a small group environment.

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