2022-23 dates: Tier 3 supervision training for Coordinating Supervisors of Advanced Practitioners

Eligibility criteria

  1. You must either have a coordinating supervisor role of Advanced Practitioners, or have 3 years experience of working as a supervisor of Advanced Practitioners, or have a desire to become a coordinating supervisor of Advanced Practitioners.
  2. You must have the permission of your line manager to attend this course and you will be asked to provide the name and email address of your line manager who will be contacted if you fail to attend the course.
  3. You must be free to attend the live webinars (3 hours in total) at the specified date and time.
  4. If, after booking, you find that you are unable to attend the live webinars, you must contact the university immediately to allow your place to be offered to someone else.
  5. You must complete any preparatory and follow up work required by the university, in addition to attending the live webinars.  The additional work is specified within the section on each university, but we advise that an entire day in total is required to complete all tasks related to the webinar, which may include:
  • Logging on to the university learning environment (setting up a password to access the site) up to two weeks before the date of the first live webinar
  • Pre-course reading
  • Listening to pre-recorded sessions
  • Participation in post-course discussion sessions
  • Evaluation form completion and a reflection piece

Available courses for multi-professional Tier 3 webinar training for Coordinating Supervisors of Advanced Practitioners

Please only book onto one cohort of the training

1. University of East Anglia’s Tier 3 webinar training for Coordinating Supervisors of Advanced Practitioners

Course core content

  • Educational theory
  • Assessment
  • Learners’ needs/safety
  • Learning styles
  • Peer to peer learning

Course delivery and participant expectations

This two-week online course requires the equivalent of one day training/ study leave.

Participants must be enrolled on the virtual learning environment one week before the course start date.

Enrolment details will be emailed to participants following completion of the booking form.

Course participants must complete all of the following course elements in order to be issued by the HEI with an electronic certificate (once reflections have been accessed and marked):

  • Attend two live webinars (both 1.5 hours)
  • Listen to pre-recorded sessions
  • Participate in discussion boards with facilitator interaction
  • Submit a reflective assessment on the final day of the two week course
  • Complete a course evaluation on the final day of the two week course

If you have any difficulty in using the booking form or on enrolling on the learning environment, please send your queries to the UEA on fmh.cpd@uea.ac.uk.

1.1 University of East Anglia Cohort 3 – February 2023

Course duration: 13 – 26 February 2023

Participants must:

  • Be enrolled on the virtual learning environment by 6 February
  • Listen to pre-recorded sessions
  • Participate in discussion boards with facilitator interaction
  • Attend two live webinars (both 1.5 hours): 14 February 12.30-14.00 and 23 February 17.00-18.30
  • Submit a reflective assessment by 26 February
  • Complete a course evaluation by 23 February

Link to the course content and booking form for University of East Anglia Cohort 3: https://store.uea.ac.uk/short-courses/faculty-of-medicine-and-health-sciences/online-courses/advanced-practice-educational-supervisor-training

2. University of Hertfordshire’s Tier 3 webinar training for Coordinating Supervisors of Advanced Practitioners

Course learning outcomes

  1. To gain knowledge and understanding of educational theories and how adults learn including through different learning styles
  2. To gain skills in assessment for learning and the practice of how to provide learner feedback
  3. To gain an appreciation of learner’s needs

The training aims to provide a benchmark and to improve the quality of supervision for Advanced Practitioners.  Participants will have the opportunity to share the challenges of the supervisor coordinator role and best practice.

Topics covered

  • The role and responsibilities of the Educational Supervisor
  • Overview of educational theories
  • How adults learn, including and introduction to learning styles
  • Assessment for learning
  • Learners needs/safety
  • Principles and practice of how to provide learner feedback

Course delivery and participant expectations

This two-week online course requires the equivalent of one day training/ study leave.

It is delivered online on the University of Hertfordshire’s learning platform over the course of a fortnight. 

It comprises 3 one-hour webinars, pre-recorded lectures, and online engagement with the course tutors.  The webinars are at lunchtime (12-1pm) delivered on the first Wednesday, second Monday and Wednesday of the fortnight.

Participants must be enrolled on the virtual learning environment one week before the course start date.

Enrolment details will be emailed to participants following completion of the booking form.

Course participants must complete all of the following course elements in order to be issued by the HEI with an electronic certificate of attendance at the end of the course:

  • Attend two live webinars (both 1.5 hours, so three hours in total)
  • Listen to pre-recorded sessions
  • Participate in discussion boards with facilitator interaction
  • Complete a course evaluation within a week of the final day of the two week course

If you have any difficulty in using the booking form or on enrolling on the learning environment, please send your queries to the UOH on admin.spgm@herts.ac.uk

2.1 University of Hertfordshire Cohort 1 – November 7 to 18 2022

Participants must:

  • Be enrolled on the virtual learning environment by November 1
  • Attend three live webinars (3 hours altogether): Wednesday 9 November 12:00 – 13:00; Monday 14 November 12:00-13:00; Wednesday 16 November 12:00-13:00
  • Listen to pre-recorded sessions
  • Carry out the online quizzes
  • Participate in forum discussion
  • Complete a course evaluation by 23 November

Link to the course content and booking form for University of Hertfordshire Cohort 1: https://mededlive.co.uk/tier3acp/

2.2 University of Hertfordshire Cohort 2 – November 14 to 25 2022

Participants must:

  • be enrolled on the virtual learning environment by 7 November
  • attend three live webinars (3 hours altogether): Wednesday 16 November 12:00 – 13:00; Monday 21 November 12:00-13:00; Wednesday 23 November 12:00-13:00
  • listen to pre-recorded sessions
  • carry out the online quizzes
  • participate in forum discussion
  • complete a course evaluation by 23 November

Link to the course content and booking form for University of Hertfordshire Cohort 2:  https://mededlive.co.uk/tier3acp/