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Training the Trainers: Developing Teaching Skills

This popular interactive course will deepen your skills as a trainer, improving your approach to planning, developing, delivering and evaluating surgical training.

Taught over two days through a mix of practical sessions and two eLearning components, Training the Trainers will enhance your skills as a surgical educator and prepare you for dealing with some of the common challenges you may encounter as a trainer.

 
  • £702.00
  • 2 days
  • 12.00 CPD Points
£702.00
2 days
12.00 CPD Points

Suitability

This course is suitable for: FY1-2; CT1-2; ST3-8, consultants and SAS grades.

This course is designed for anyone involved in the delivery of surgical training, either locally or as a member of faculty on RCS courses.

Learning Outcomes

After attending this course, you should be able to:

  • Identify the stages of learning
  • Recognise both facilitators and barriers to learning
  • Discuss the impact of learning style on teaching and learning
  • Describe and use a four step approach to teaching a practical skill
  • Describe a model of the learning process (Kolb’s learning cycle)
  • Explain the benefits of reflection and identify opportunities to use reflection as a learning tool, plus use a model of reflection to improve your teaching practice
  • Differentiate between different types of assessment
  • Describe and use a model of effective feedback
  • Discuss reasons for, and ways of dealing with, some of the common challenges you might encounter in your work as a trainer



Format

This multi-format course is made up of three parts:

  1.  An eLearning component to complete a month before the face-to-face days
  2.  Two face-to-face days, covering a range of practical exercises, plus informal presentations and group discussions
  3.  An eLearning component to complete a month after the face-to-face days

Additional Information

Course content

You will cover a variety of topics during each component of this course.

Component 1 - eLearning

This component takes up to 7 hours to complete. It covers:

  • Key educational theory concepts and how these apply to clinical education
  • Short tests to consolidate your knowledge of these concepts
  • Preparation for Component 2 

Component 2 – Two face-to-face days

  • A deeper look at the educational theories underpinning adult learning and how these apply to surgical education
  • One-to-one instruction, varied teaching methods and an introduction to assessment

The participants deliver a one-to-one training session and a seven minute talk. This needs to be prepared in advance.

Component 3 - eLearning

This component takes up to 4 hours to complete. It covers:

  • Review of your teaching practice and of the feedback you were given
  • How to plan and implement change in your teaching
  • Reflection on the changes in your teaching practice and the impact of these changes

Participants deliver one-to-one training and a seven minute talk. This needs to be prepared in advance.

Take a look at a sample Training the Trainers programme.

Registration closure dates

Please note that registration for this course closes one week before the start of the face-to-face component. This is to ensure you have time to complete the first eLearning component before the face-to-face days.

10% discount on this course for RCS members

Members, Fellows and Associates benefit from a 10% discount on this course when held at our Education Centre in London. 

Your discount will be applied automatically when booking. 

Find out more about joining today.

PGCert in Surgery Associated Course

You will be awarded 4 credits toward the Postgraduate Certificate in Surgery upon booking this course. (The inclusion of courses in the PGCert in Surgery is subject to availability)

Booking Options

Approved Regional Courses

Mon
10
Jun
2019
-
Tue
11
Jun
2019
£585
Hull Royal Infirmary

10 Jun 2019
-
11 Jun 2019

£585

Pricing notes:

Full price: £585

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

Hull Royal Infirmary

Location:

Hull Royal Infirmary
Anlaby Road
HULL
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom
jane.backhouse@hey.nhs.uk
01482 605385

Instructions:

Mrs J Backhouse, jane.backhouse@hey.nhs.uk, 01482 605385
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Pricing notes:

Full price: £585

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Contact details:

Please contact the coordinator:
Mrs J Backhouse
jane.backhouse@hey.nhs.uk
mailto:jane.backhouse@hey.nhs.uk

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Thu
04
Jul
2019
-
Fri
05
Jul
2019
£780
Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

04 Jul 2019
-
05 Jul 2019

£780

Pricing notes:

Full price: £780

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

Location:

Broadgreen Hospital
Thomas Drive
LIVERPOOL
L14 3LB
United Kingdom
rachel.page@rlbuht.nhs.uk
0151 7063576

Instructions:

Ms R Page, rachel.page@rlbuht.nhs.uk, 0151 7063576, To apply for this course please contact the centre directly
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Pricing notes:

Full price: £780

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Contact details:

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rachel.page@rlbuht.nhs.uk
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Thu
17
Oct
2019
-
Fri
18
Oct
2019
from £702.00 Member
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

17 Oct 2019
-
18 Oct 2019

from £702.00 Member

Pricing notes:

Full price: from £702.00 Member

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre

Location:

Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Freeman Hospital
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
NE7 7DN
United Kingdom
gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk
0191 2138628

Instructions:

Ms G Russell, gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk, 0191 2138628, Delegate Fee: Full Course Fee: £780.00 RCS England Members/Fellows: £702.00 Please ensure that you provide the RCS Contact Reference/Membership Number in all correspondence to the NSTC.
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Pricing notes:

Full price: from £702.00 Member

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Contact details:

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Ms G Russell
gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk
http://www.nstcsurg.org/

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Royal College Of Surgeons Courses

Thu
28
Mar
2019
-
Fri
29
Mar
2019
from £702.00
LONDON, United Kingdom

28 Mar 2019
-
29 Mar 2019

from £702.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £780.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £702.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

LONDON, United Kingdom

Location:

Etc Venues (Prospero House)
LONDON
SE1 1GA
United Kingdom
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Fully Booked

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Wed
03
Apr
2019
-
Thu
04
Apr
2019
from £702.00
LONDON, United Kingdom

03 Apr 2019
-
04 Apr 2019

from £702.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £780.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £702.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

LONDON, United Kingdom

Location:

Etc Venues (Prospero House)
LONDON
SE1 1GA
United Kingdom
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Tue
07
May
2019
-
Wed
08
May
2019
from £702.00
LONDON, United Kingdom

07 May 2019
-
08 May 2019

from £702.00

Pricing notes:

Full price: £780.00
RCS England Members/Fellows: £702.00

Course Fees:

Please note, for courses held at the College, we require full payment upon booking. Take a look at our cancellation policy first.

For regional and international course payments and terms & conditions, please contact the relevant centre.

LONDON, United Kingdom

Location:

Etc Venues (Prospero House)
LONDON
SE1 1GA
United Kingdom
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