ORSI Trainee course

ORSI Academy offers a 6-Day Course in Robotic Urology for fellows, residents and surgeons with advanced robotic exposure who want to learn to perform a RARP independently and effectively. Proctored by top-experts Prof. Dr. Alex Mottrie & Dr. Stefano Puliatti, by live case observation, Hands-on, Simulation, Video, Cadaver and Lectures on-site.

As fellow of the ERUS Robotic Curriculum, this 6-day course is the mandatory kick-off and you can apply for a free place through Ms. Ilse Grotenbreg (i.grotenbreg@uroweb.org). For 2021 the following course weeks are scheduled:

  • 24 – 29 January 2021
  • 14 – 19 February 2021
  • 11 – 16 April 2021
  • 6 – 11 June 2021
  • 25 – 30 July 2021
  • 22 – 27 August 2021
  • 3 – 8 October 2021
  • 5 – 10 December 2021
  • 12 – 17 December 2021

Places are limited for each week and will be assigned on a first-come-first-save basis.


The ORSI Trainee Course costs € 10.000,- per participant of the ERUS Robotic Curriculum. This amount includes:

Course fee and Preparatory E-learning for hands-on (€ 6750,-)
PBP (video) evaluation + certificate
Travel, transfers & accommodation for the entire trainee week (up to a maximum of € 750,- per flight ticket, economy class only).

Of these costs € 7.000,- will be sponsored by ERUS and € 3.000,- (excl. VAT) will have to be paid by the participant.

After completion of the course, participants receive an ORSI Academy certificate of attendance. As a participant of the ERUS Robotic Curriculum, you will receive an extra ERUS/ESU certificate as a console surgeon. After 3 months each participant is invited to send a video of a case, that will be blind reviewed by a panel of experts in order to receive an EAU certificate of excellence.

If you are not a fellow of the ERUS Robotic Curriculum, you can still enroll in this Robotic Skills Course, by applying directly through ORSI Academy.