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Trainer Workshop



Target Audience

The one-day, entry-level workshop is aimed at those who are about to undertake an educational role and covers the fundamentals of both Clinical and Educational Supervision.  

It is also a prerequisite for all GP ESs wishing to move into a training role within their practice, prior to undertaking the Scottish Prospective Educational Supervisor Course (SPESC).


Course Content

Topics covered within a small group setting include:

-  Departmental induction
-  Appraisal meetings
-  Giving effective feedback
-  Formative assessment
-  Supervisor's Report


Course Costs

There is no cost for attending this course

 Please note: We request that anyone attending these courses not be on call and ensure mobile phones & devices are switched off for the duration of the course

Course Dates

Please note we are continually adding new dates for this important course and there may be more available than scheduled below - please check the FDA IT Platform


Time Venue  
 Wednesday 26th September, 2018 - Full  - waiting list only  09:30 - 16:30

 The Suttie Centre, Aberdeen University

 Friday 5th October, 2018  - Full  - waiting list only  09:30 - 16:30

 Centre for Health Science

 Tuesday 9th October 2018 - Full - waiting list only  09:30 -16:30

 Learning Centre at FVRH

 Forth Valley
 Wednesday 10th October 2018 - Full  - waiting list only   09:30 -16:30

 Kirklands Hospital

Thursday 8th November 2018 - Full - waiting list only  09:30 - 16:30 

Hilton Grosvenor

 Monday 3rd December 2018 - Full - waiting list only  09:30 - 16:30

 Hilton Grosvenor

 Tuesday 18th December 2018 - Spaces  09:30 - 16:30

 Forest Grove House



Places can be booked through the FDA IT Platform, but for more information please contact the admin team at fda.admin@nes.scot.nhs.uk or call 01382 496638.