Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Simulation in Clinical Practice

University of Brighton · Brighton and Sussex Medical School

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.

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

Months of entry


Course content

The 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.

Simulation-based education is now widely used in training. This course allows students to advance their skills and knowledge within the theoretical and practical sessions, including group work activities, debriefing and feedback, the exploration of technical issues and fidelity and the development of a simulation-based project suited to the workplace setting.

The programme enables students to develop the skills of critical analysis, critical reflection and evaluation of research evidence commensurate with postgraduate study.

Fees and funding

Please see the postgraduate funding page for more details.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Dr Wesley Scott-Smith
01273 644644