Taught course

Simulation in Clinical Practice

University of Brighton · Brighton and Sussex Medical School

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Entry requirements

Applications are welcome from trainers in medicine and nursing and from other specialisms in the health and social care professions. Current employment in a clinical role which includes teaching or developing simulation-based education is essential with evidence of prior study at Bachelor's level or equivalent.

Months of entry


Course content

This course is purpose-built to meet the clinical and professional development needs of the NHS workforce, including potential educators in simulation-based learning in the South East.

It allows participants to advance their skills and knowledge in a mix of theoretical and practical sessions including group work activities, debriefing and feedback, the exploration of technical issues, human factors and fidelity. Students are expected to develop a portfolio of teaching experience which reflects the educational principles of the modules and demonstrates competence in teaching.

Information for international students

This course is only open to applications from UK/EU/Island residents.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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