Practice Education Courses for Allied Health Professionals

Short Course

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

Wednesday 22 August 2018, 09:30 – 16:00, RGU (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Highland

Dates to be confirmed

NHS Orkney

Dates to be confirmed

NHS Shetland

Dates to be confirmed

NHS Tayside

Wednesday 14 November 2019, 09:30 – 16:00, Ninewells Hospital Dundee (Initial Educator Training and Update for Experienced Practice Educators)

NHS Western Isles

Dates to be confirmed

 

 

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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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.


Apply direct to the university using by completing our application form.