Healthcare Simulation Delivery

Course Type
Postgraduate, Continuing professional development, Module

Module overview

This 20 credit module forms one part of the Post Graduate Certificate in Multidisciplinary Healthcare Simulation. The aims of this module are:

To provide you with:

  • An understanding of the process for creating an effect scenario that can be used in simulation training.
  • Knowledge of the available technologies and how to ‘drive’ the technology. 

Additionally you will explore all roles within the simulation faculty and how they contribute to the fidelity of multidisciplinary health care simulation as well as the principles of debriefing a simulation scenario.


20 Masters level credits

Module attendance required

The formal taught component is delivered over 3 full days in 2 blocks of teaching (1+2 days) with a 3 week break between blocks. The break in teaching allows you time for reflection and preparation of simulation scenarios in advance of the simulation sessions held in the specialist simulation suite.

Module dates

Module dates to be confirmed


Methods of assessment comprise: creation and application of 3 simulation scenarios, a reflective portfolio and a 3000 word evidence based essay.

Academics involved in the delivery of this module 

The teaching will be delivered by Dr Sandeep Randhawa, Academic General Practitioner with a specialist interest and expertise in medical education.

Stand-alone course for CPD

This  module is not currently available as a stand-alone module for CPD.