Academy Accredited Centres

How can my centre become an official accredited (diploma) centre?

A training and testing centre, running in a by +he Academy approved way, can apply to become an Accredited Centre or GESEA Diploma Centre after a sufficient amount of time has gone by. The ESGE decides on acceptance and or necessity. +he Academy has made an informative brochure which explains every criteria and lists all the steps on how to become a diploma centre.

The procedure step-by-step:

  • STEP 1:

– Provide activity profile including training & testing experience.

– Provide checklist of materials, available facilities and staff.

– Submit signed application form.

  • STEP 2: the ESGE will evaluate the legitimacy of the application and inform the applicant on acceptance within 3 weeks.
  • STEP 3: Audit of centre to receive the certification permit (personalised quotation audit).
  • STEP 4: Contract as GESEA Diploma Centre if no corrective actions have to be made after audit.

Current GESEA Diploma Centres

There are currently 7 accredited GESEA Diploma Centres:

  • The European Academy of Gynaecological Surgery, Leuven, Belgium
  • Centre International de Chirurgie Endoscopique (CICE), Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • Department of Public Health – Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
  • Training Center for Gynaecology and Obstetrics, University of Torino, S. Anna Hospital, Torino, Italy
  • Endoscopic Lisbon Training Center – Hospital da Luz Learning Health, Lisbon, Portugal
  • CETEC – Centro De Ensino e Treino Endoscopico Cirurgico, Porto, Portugal
  • Surgical Skills Training Centre, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa
You can download the complete information brochure here.