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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  City  Available
  Tuesday 23rd April, 2019  09:30 - 16:30

  Aberdeen Maternity Hospital 

 Aberdeen    Fully booked
  Friday 24th May, 2019   09:30 - 16:30

  2 CQ

 Glasgow    Fully booked
  Wednesday 22nd May, 2019  09:30 - 16:30

  Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary

 Dumfries   SPACES
  Thursday 30th May, 2019 09:30 - 16:30


    Fully booked
  Tuesday 25th June, 2019   09:30 - 16:30

  Forest Grove House

 Aberdeen    SPACES
 Thursday 27th June, 2019  09:30 - 16:30


    Fully booked
 Friday 25th October, 2019 


09:30 - 16:30 



  Fully booked



Places can only be booked through the FDA IT Platform, by creating an account and accessing 'entry level resources'.  Please note that some smartphone browsers may not support this site.  For more information please contact the admin team at fda.admin@nes.scot.nhs.uk or call 01382 496638.