Mapped against the new NMC Standards for preparation of practice assessors (2018) this one day workshop will prepare attendees with the knowledge and skills to assess students in Health care settings.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: One day
SCHOOL: School of Community Health and Midwifery
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: 31st January 2020 | 18th March 2020 | 6th May 2020. All full day.
Who should attend?
For Multi-Professional staff working in health care who do not have an existing mentorship qualification and have undertaken preparation in practice supervision. (The two day Practice Supervisor Preparation workshop)
Maximum number of participants: 25
By the end of the workshops participants will have knowledge of:
NMC standards for practice assessors, preparation for the role of practice assessor, Procedures and governance, Overview of new NMC curriculums and PAD, record keeping with an emphasis on assessments/ progression points, students with additional needs –in relation to assessment, Assessors role in escalation process and supporting practice supervisor, clinical competency. Assessment Theory, feedback and feedforward, types of assessment, failing to fail, communication skills of an assessor, learning contracts and action planning and what’s next- annual update and revalidation.
Facilitator/s: Cath Coucill and Judith Murphy
Cath Coucill has a background in general and paediatric nursing, health visiting and multi-agency workforce development. Cath has lead the mentorship programme at UCLan for three years. Judith has taught at UCLan for fourteen years and has always taught on the mentorship programmes. Judith has a background in Adult surgical nursing and school nursing.
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
WORKSHOP COST: £90
For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.