This workplace-based assessment (WPBA) 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.
Excellent course. I found it really useful and worth the time. It definitely feels as though I’ve had good training, rather than simply turning up for the certificate.
You will learn how to use assessment methods that are reliable, valid, objective and have educational impact. We will discuss the differences and the relationships between appraisal and assessment, and our experienced clinical faculty will demonstrate models for giving effective feedback.
You will also be able to identify and maximise opportunities for workplace-based assessment within this interactive and practical 1-day workshop.
By the end of this workshop, you will be able to:
This workshop forms part of the RCP educator accreditation.
Very useful discussions with doctors from other specialities and regions on the conundrums of WPBAs! I now have a much better idea of how to do them and how to give effective feedback. Should be a requirement for all clinical supervisors.
'Assessing trainees in the workplace' is a package that offers 3 hours of online training and is suitable for any secondary care doctor assessing trainees. Available at a discount rate for RCP members and fellows, this package will help you fully understand methods used for assessing trainees, giving insight into what makes good practice and effective feedback.
The package can be purchased on its own at full price, or at a half-price discount when purchased at the same as booking to attend a workplace-based assessment workshop.
1-day workshop fee: £290*
Workshop fee + e-learning package: £335*
*Membership and early-bird discounts are available.