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Simulation Workshop

Instructor training workshop

The UOC Simulation Centre are holding a two-day Simulation Instructor Training Workshop on Thursday 28th & Friday 29th June 2018. 

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Places are limited to 16 participants, on a "first-in" basis.  Your place is not confirmed until payment in full has been recieved.

Dates Thursday 28th & Friday 29th June 2018
Time 8:30am to 4:30pm
Venue University of Otago, Christchurch Simulation Centre, 72 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch
Facilitators The UOC Simulation Centre team and invited facilitators.
Open to

Health professionals with an interest in simulation-based education - all disciplines.
While those with no prior experience in simulation will be able to manage the course, it is designed for inviduals already working in simulation. 

Cost $1,200 + GST including catering.  50% discount available for University of Otago staff.

Focus and format of the workshop

  • Presentations and discussions on underlying theory including:
    • Educational underpinnings of simulation;
    • Principles and practice of scenario writing;
    • Best practise in SBE
    • Approaches to debriefing
  • Group activities including:
    • Orientation to human simulators SimMan3G, SimJunior and the simulation environment
    • Developing a scenario
    • Running and participating in scenarios
    • Debriefing a scenario
    • Debriefing the debrief

Comments from previous Workshop participants

"Thank you for making this a valued learning experience and investing in us individually as well as a group"
"Very well prepared, planned and facilitated workshop"
"I was very pleasantly surprised how practical and helpful [the workshop] was and enjoyed it a great deal"