State of the art skillscentre
Top European Skills Centre, training and education multiple thousands of people each year.
Spacious Wetlabs & Drylabs
Spacious mulitfunctional wet labs, 12 fully equipped OR-stations on 500m2.
Large classrooms with the latest AV and streaming options. Room for up to 200 pax.
Work, Lounge & Lunch
Plenty of space to work, lunch, lounge and relax. Including bar and large terrace.
The Amsterdam Skills Centre (ASC) is affiliated with Amsterdam UMC, a merger of the two leading academic centers VUmc and AMC.
We are building the next generation learning platform to generate, apply & spread the knowledge about new ways of surgical learning, training & teaching.
The ASC centre will be one of the top European skills centres, training and educating multiple thousands of people each year, bringing people from more than 100 countries to Amsterdam to improve their skills & improve general patient safety. Our aim is to steepen the learning curve & shorten learning times by up to 33%, through educational research, by using big data, building new tools, and the worldwide collaboration of healthcare professionals developing the ‘Amsterdam New Way of Learning Skills’.
Increasing patient safety by technology & training of the job.
Steepen learning curve & shoren learning time by 33%.
5 billion (65%) people do not have access to safe surgical care: every minute 271 required surgeries fail to be performed.
28% of the global burden of disease is surgical: ASC builds a platform, methods and tools to help.
Click here for the video on the Amsterdam New Way of Learning Skills.
Please find the route and parking options during the renovation of the building (until december 2018). You can download the PDF by clicking here.
AMC en VUmc bouwen samen in Zuidoost een grote techkliniek met twaalf operatiekamers en meerdere simulatoren waar jaarlijks circa 3000 medisch specialisten (in opleiding) hun operatievaardigheden kunnen oefenen, zonder dat daar patiënten mee gemoeid zijn. “In de kliniek willen we zo min mogelijk tijd verspelen aan training. Als een specialist de OK op komt moet Read more about ASC in the news (Het Parool | NL)[…]
The Amsterdam Skills Centre, AMC and VUmc are all with in a unique 15 minutes reach to the city centre and Schiphol Airport, serving 58 million passengers, 111 different airlines and more than 322 destinations. Amsterdam is a truly multi-lingual city and international business centre, with a history of the first multinational company and Read more about Why Amsterdam?[…]