School of Health Sciences

Practice Education Courses for Allied Health Professionals

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Practice Education Courses for Allied Health Professionals
The School of Health Sciences is delighted to invite practice educators to its series of Practice Education Courses for Allied Health Professionals.

Participation in our multiprofessional practice education courses is open to practice educators providing placements to AHP students from Robert Gordon University, Queen Margaret University, University of Stirling, University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian University.

This course has multiple study options
Mode of Attendance
Mode of Study
Start Date
Course Length
Mode of Attendance
  • On Campus
  • Blended
Mode of Study
  • Part Time
Start Date
Various from August 2018
Course Length
1 day

We have designed a programme that helps you learn through activities and sharing experiences as well as tutor facilitated discussion of the theories and principles of learning in the practice setting. 

Each event is led by our team of experienced lecturers providing you a first class opportunity to develop your knowledge and skills in practice based education.

NHS Grampian

Friday 10 January 2020, 09:30-16:00, RGU (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

Wednesday 19 August 2020, 09:30-16:00, RGU (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

Thursday 20 August 2020, 09:30-16:00, RGU (Health Care Support Workers only)

NHS Highland

Wednesday 22 April 2020, Venue TBC (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Orkney

Thursday 7 May 2020, Venue TBC (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Shetland

Tuesday 19 May 2020, Venue TBC (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Tayside

Wednesday 11 November 2020, Venue TBC (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Western Isles

Dates to be confirmed

 
Disclaimer

The University regularly reviews its courses. Course content and structure may change over time. See our course and module disclaimer for more information.

For the following three professions - Diagnostic Radiography, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy - there is the option to complete an assessed assignment.

This will allow successful applicants to apply for accreditation as a Practice Educator with their relevant professional body.

 

On completion you will receive a Certificate for your CPD records.

 

 

The course is aimed at Practice Educators who will be supervising students on placement. 

There is Initial Educator Training (aimed at new Practice Educators) and Update for Experienced Practice Educators (who have attended the Initial training).

 
There are no fees payable to attend this course.
 
 

 

Have a question about the course? Get in touch with the Health and Exercise Science CPD team and we'll do our best to help.

Taking this course, you will have access to some of the world's best facilities. 

We've invested more than £100 million in the development of our campus, new facilities and new resources.

University Wide Facilities

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Register by emailing the Health and Exercise Science CPD team

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