✔ To prepare the residents ready for safe practice of laparoscopic surgery.
✔ To describe and understand the equipment, tools, energy, and pneumoperitoneum
✔ To present the fundamentals of laparoscopic techniques.
✔ Practical training sessions to learn or improve the performance of basic techniques in laparoscopic surgery, such as intra-corporeal suturing and tying techniques of nots, coordinating both hands for dissection and safe energy use in laparoscopy.
✔ To describe the results and potential complications of laparoscopic procedures.