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Simulation Educator Training (SET) course format

Three-day workshop

Before the Simulation Educator Training (SET) course begins, there is a pre-course component, which consists of online modules covering introductory material. The course itself is a three-day workshop divided into six modules. Each day features instruction as well as small-group activities where you will apply concepts in an interactive environment.

Schedule

Pre-course Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
Online modules covering introductory material (6-9 hrs) Introduction (1 hr) Facilitation, Feedback and Debriefing (3.5h) Evaluating Sims (1 hr)
Curriculum Design (2 hrs) Facilitation, Feedback and Debriefing (2.25 hrs)
CRM (1 hr) Scenario Design & Development (1 h) Putting it all together (4.5 hrs)
Scenario Design and Development (2.5 hrs) Performance Assessment (2.5h)
Scenario Design & Development (1.5 h)

Day 1

Module Time Activity/Topic
Introduction 08:30 – 08:45 Welcome and introductions
08:45 – 09:30 Paper chain activity
Curriculum Development 09:30 – 09:45 Review of pre-course material (interactive lecture)
09:45 – 10:00 Break
10:00 – 12:00 Curriculum design (interactive lecture)
Lunch 12:00 – 12:45    —
Crisis Resource Management (CRM) 12:45 – 13:45 Introduction to CRM
Scenario Design and Development 13:45 – 14:30 Principles of scenario design
14:30 – 14:45 Break
14:45 – 16:30 Activity: Design your scenario (Part 1)
Day closing 16:30 – 16:45 Wrap-up

Day 2

Module Time Topic
Facilitation, Feedback and Debriefing 0830 – 1000 Principles of debriefing - Activity 1
1000 - 1015 Break
1015 – 1200 Continued Principles of debriefing - Activity 1
(Working Lunch) Scenario Design 1200 – 1300 Lunch + Activity: Design your scenario – Part 2
Performance Assessment 1300 – 1500 Lecture and integrated activities
Scenario Design 1500 - 1515 Break
1515 - 1630 Continued Activity: Design your scenario – Part 2
Day closing 16:30 – 16:45 Wrap-up

Day 3

Module Time Activity/Topic
Evaluating Sims 08:00 – 09:00 Evaluating sims (interactive lecture)
Facilitation and Feedback 09:00 – 09:30 Difficult debrief
09:30 – 09:45 Break
09:45 – 11:30 Activity: Practise debriefing
Put it all together 11:30 – 13:30 Run Scenarios and debrief
Working lunch 13:30 – 14:00 Lunch + prepare for second round of scenarios
Putting it all together 14:00 – 15:30 Run scenarios and debrief
Day closing 15:30 – 15:45 Wrap-up

Contact us
Practice, Performance and Innovation Unit (PPI)
c/o Education Coordinator
Email: ppi@royalcollege.ca
Telephone: 613-730-6275; toll-free 1-800-668-3740 ext. 275