This workshop is worth 5 CPD credits

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26 Jan 2015LondonFully Booked 
20 Mar 2015Liverpool
15 May 2015London
10 Sept 2015Cardiff

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The workplace-based assessment workshop provides an overview of the assessment methods regularly used to assess performance in the workplace, and will help develop confidence in using them fairly and effectively.

Who should apply?

All specialtiesMedical studentsFYCMT / ST1–2ST3+SASConsultants and
final-year trainees
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Delegates will learn how to use assessment methods that are reliable, valid, objective, and have educational impact. The differences and the relationships between appraisal and assessment will be discussed, and models for giving effective feedback will be demonstrated.

Delegates will also be able to identify and maximise opportunities for workplace-based assessment, within this interactive and practical one-day workshop.

By the end of this workshop, doctors will be able to:

  •     recognise the difference, and the relationship between, assessment and appraisal
  •     practise using workplace-based assessments
  •     use appropriate methods of assessment in a way that ensures reliability, validity, transparency, feasibility and educational impact
  •     provide good quality, useful feedback
  •     overcome problems related to the assessment process.


This workshop forms part of the RCP Educator accreditation


    ‘Very useful evidence base which is reassuring!’

     ‘Overall an excellent workshop, delivered in an excellent interactive manner, easy to follow, easy to understand. It’s very relevant and will greatly contribute to my hospital.’