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Educational supervisor workshop and accreditation - 13 May & 14 May 2024 - ONLINE

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13 May 2024 to 14 May 2024

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Educational supervisor workshop and accreditation - 13 May & 14 May 2024 - ONLINE

Educational supervisors are responsible for the overall supervision and management of a trainee’s educational progress. This 2-day workshop addresses the seven areas of the Academy of Medical Educators’ Framework for the Professional Development of Postgraduate Medical Supervisors, and the General Medical Council (GMC) standards for the recognition and approval of trainers.

Workshop includes:

  • essential knowledge and skills for an educational supervisor
  • how to make best use of the curriculum and eportfolio to support your trainees
  • objective setting — helping your trainees to set clear goals
  • the effective appraisal process
  • giving effective feedback to trainees
  • supporting underperforming trainees
  • role of the Annual Review of Competence Progression (ARCP) and supervisor’s report.

"It has been a pleasure to attend such a well organised and well delivered event which help me learn new skills and up date my existing ones"

Wahid Chughtai - Physician, attended November

RCP educational supervisor accreditation

Included in the price of this course is the option to complete the RCP educational supervisor accreditation, comprising a 1000-1500 word assignment which, once completed, will give you formal recognition as an RCP accredited educational supervisor.

Further details of the assignment will be provided during the workshop.

"Very useful course and provided insight into aspects of supervision that I hadn’t previously thought about"

Dr Khowla Hashaishi, Consultant haematologist

Who should attend?

Educational supervisors from any specialty or doctors who will become educational supervisors in the near future.

  • all specialties
  • SAS
  • consultants and final-year trainees.
  • This course is suitable for doctors who are supervising trainees of any grade and specialty, or for those who are soon to become educational supervisors.

Day 1 - 13 May 2024

13 May 2024 10:00 to 16:00

Day 2 - 14 May 2024

14 May 2024 10:00 to 16:00


Highlights include:

  • What is an educational supervisor?
  • Qualities and skills of an educational supervisor
  • Supervision and assessment
  • Knowing the curriculum and eportfolio
  • Conducting an appraisal
  • The effective appraisal process
  • Giving effective feedback
  • Setting objectives
  • Key elements of effective appraisal
  • Early recognition of a trainee in difficulty
  • The ARCP and the role of the educational supervisor