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Course length
6-hour course
CPD points
6 CPD points
Module leader

CPD certified, by the CPD Certification Service

At any given time, approximately 5,000 Doctors in Training, or 10% of the national Trainee Doctor workforce, are taking approved time out from training. This Human Factors and SuppoRTT Program is a one-day course skilling those who will support doctors returning to work and training following absence, and designed to help your trust fulfil Health Education England criteria.

Who is this course suitable for?

  • Suitable for all Healthcare Professionals involved in the SuppoRTT Program

  • Applicable to all departments and Multi-disciplinary teams

Course objectives

This course will:

  • Refresh your understanding of Human Factors and Human Performance and models of safety in complex environments

  • Discuss some of the challenges faced by Returning to Training for both the individual and their teams/organisation, as well as opportunities

  • Explore the impact of time out of work on decision making and situational awareness

  • Establish how to build confidence and resilience in those returning to work

  • Look at how you can help returners to feel comfortable in seeking support, and to be able to raise concerns

  • Examine team behaviours that aid or impede integration of new/returning team members; what role do you play?