EACTS LIBRARY

Academy Library

main1The EACTS Academy Library can now be found in the EACTS Media library. Course attendees can view and download course presentations. Attendees will only have access to the presentations shown in the courses they have attended. If you experience any difficulties, please email: [email protected]

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Media Library

The EACTS Media Library is available for Annual Meeting attendees to view presentations. Attendees will only have access to the presentations shown in the Annual Meetings they have attended. If you experience any difficulties, please email: [email protected]

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REGISTRATION

Registration

Registration is online via the EACTS User Area and full payment must be received prior to the event starting.  (Third Party/Group Leaders instructions on how to register your delegate)
Choose a course here for further details on fees and accommodation.

Official invitations

Letters of invitation for visa purposes can be requested from [email protected]

Passport and Visa

To enter the United Kingdom, a passport valid for at least three months beyond length of stay is required by all nationals except those travelling from the European Union member states holding a valid national ID card. For further information please refer to the UK Embassy in your country of residence. Alternatively the GOV.UK website may be able to assist you.

Admission Badges

Admission badges will be issued to all participants. Your badge is your admission ticket to the scientific sessions.

Certificates of Attendance

Certificates of attendance are available via the EACTS user area.

Cancellation Policy

Refund of fee less 25% cancellation charge up to 2 weeks before the event. No refund after. Please email [email protected] with your request.

Insurance and Liability

Participants are encouraged to make their own arrangements in respect of health and travel insurance. Neither EACTS nor any of it’s appointed agencies, can be held responsible for any personal injury, loss, damage, accident to private property or additional expenses incurred as a result of delays or changes in air, rail, sea, road or other services, strikes, sickness, weather and any other cause.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

Health and Safety

The health and safety of our faculty, delegates and Industry partners are of utmost importance and we will therefore be implementing the following Covid-19 regulations at the EACTS House in Windsor, UK.

  • A mask must be worn at all times, unless seated or eating/drinking
  • All attendees are encouraged to do a COVID test before arriving at EACTS House.  Should you develop symptoms onsite, a lateral flow test will be provided.  Kindly note these tests cannot be used for travel purposes.
  • Social distancing measures will be in place at EACTS House during the Course.
Registration Procedure
  • Delegates may pre-register to any Academy course of their choice online via EACTS User Area
  • EACTS members are entitled to discounted registration if available and their membership subscriptions have been paid in full prior to registration – EACTS members who have registered at the Non-Member fee cannot have their fee reversed if they subsequently pay their subscription fees – Please ensure you pay your subscription fee before registering for the meeting.
  • By completing the on-line pre-registration forms all Terms and Conditions this document are accepted.
Submission of Delegate Names

Full correspondence details must be given to complete the booking.
Details of the sponsoring organisation or agency in place of the delegate’s details are NOT acceptable.
Registrations submitted without stating the above details WILL NOT be processed.

Confirmation of Registration

Confirmation of registration will be sent by email to the delegate. Please ensure the email address is entered correctly in the pre-registration form. Delegates are requested to check the details of their booking and to let the EACTS Secretariat know immediately if there are any errors.

Cancellation

In the event of cancellation, the registration fee(s) less a 25% administrative charge will be refunded PROVIDED the cancellation is notified in writing and reaches the EACTS Executive Secretariat two calendar weeks before the start of the Academy course. Refunds will not be given for any cancellations after this date.
No-shows at the course will be charged at the full fee.
There will be no refund issued.
EACTS endeavours to run its Academy courses as advertised but reserves the right to amend programmes and teaching faculty and to cancel any courses without liability.  In such cases any registration fees received will be refunded.  Note that any consequential losses (eg travel or accommodation costs) incurred in such cases remain the responsibility of the participant who should undertake appropriate travel insurance to cover any non-refundable expenses.

Alterations

Please inform the Secretariat immediately if there is an error in your acknowledgement or confirmation of booking.

Payment

No delegate materials will be given out until payment has been received (and cleared through the bank) in full.

  • CREDIT CARD payments – (American Express, Visa, and MasterCard) will be debited immediately on a successful transaction.
  • BANK TRANSFER payments – Bank: Royal Bank of Scotland,

London Belgravia Branch, 24 Grosvenor Place, London, SW1X 7HP
United Kingdom
Account Name: European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Account Number: EACTRA-EUR1 Number 10020440
Bank Code: 16-10-70
Swift Code: RBOSGB2L
IBAN Number: GB81 RBOS 1610 7010 0204 40

Transfers made must be exempt of charges to EACTS. To identify your payment, you must mention the “delegate name / id number” and “Course Name”.
All bank charges should be payed by the delegate.

CHEQUES ARE NOT ACCEPTED

SKILLS Programme

Skills Programme

The EACTS Academy is pleased to offer advanced training programmes in surgical skills and has collaborated with experienced surgeons to develop these training programmes.

The EACTS Skills Programme will offer four separate modules for instruction where one can obtain different competencies. Each programme will address the spectrum of skill levels and allows surgeons to begin training at their level of expertise.

Courses are now being advertised as Level 1, 2, 3 or “Conferences/Summits” depending on the target audience. The aim is to ensure that the right delegates attend the right course at the right time in their career.

Leadership Courses are run by our expert EACTS Committees and are aimed at all Skills Levels.

 

Level 1
Residents in training with the course content closely allied to the EBCTS syllabus.
Level 2
Residents in the final years of training and surgeons at the beginning of independent practice.
Level 3
Surgeons established in independent practice.
Conferences/Summits
Leadership
Courses in leadership and management aimed at all Skills Levels.