Preceptorship Workshop (Advanced)

KWSH-LPM-I-001

Course Overview

COURSE DESCRIPTION / AIMS

This course aims to equip nurses with the skill and knowledge to induct and precept newly-recruited nurses, support care staff and healthcare students. It will also provide them with the knowledge and confidence to utilize the On-the-Job Training (OJT) framework to train and assess staff core competencies. It is hoped that the values, skills and knowledge taught will be able to help them in their new role in preceptorship and able to provide effective guidance and supervision to junior care staff.

 

At the completion of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  1. Define the expectations and characteristics of an exemplary preceptor.
  2. Explain the necessary steps to prepare for a successful precepting experience.
  3. Demonstrate effective precepting skills to enhance clinical or work-based learning.
  4. Apply workplace-based assessments and adult learning theory to precepting.
  5. Formulate effective feedback to improve participant’s clinical skills and competencies.
  6. Reflect on challenges in precepting and strategies in overcoming them.
  7. Discuss strategies for continuing personal, professional and leadership development.

 

COURSE OUTLINE

  1. Overview on preceptorship
  2. Adult learning principles
  3. Preparing and developing a learning plan for preceptee
  4. Teaching methods and strategies
  5. Assessment methods
  6. Providing effective feedback and facilitating reflective practice
  7. Supporting preceptee who encounters learning issues

 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

Blended mode (online and face-to-face)

  1. Lecture
  2. Practicum / Skills Practice
  3. Group discussion
  4. Demonstration
  5. Role play

 

Please Note:

A minimum of 75% attendance will be required for you to complete the programme and receive your certificate.

Target Participants

Staff nurse with over 2 year of nursing experience AND has not undergone any ITE TTT course.

Course Details

Date/ Time

31 May – 1 June 2021

29 – 30 November 2021

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Venue

Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

705 Serangoon Road

Singapore 328127

Course Trainers

This course is delivered by trainers from Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital.

Ms Sim Puay Cheng

Senior Nurse Educator, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Ms Sim Puay Cheng is a highly-experienced nurse leader with over 30 years of clinical experience and is currently working as a Senior Nurse Educator at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH). She holds several qualifications: Master of Arts (Human Resource Development) (SIM-George Washington University, USA / 1999), Bachelor of Nursing (La Trobe University, Australia / 1993), Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (National Institute of Education / Singapore / 2013), and WSQ Advanced Certificate in Training & Assessment (CBLD, Singapore / 2010). Her area of specialization includes critical care, gerontology, infection control and nursing education.

Dr Sam Goh

Senior Nurse Clinician, Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital

Dr Sam Goh is a registered nurse with more than 17 years of experience and SRFAC-accredited chief instructor. He is currently working as a Senior Nurse Clinician at Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital (KWSH) and also serves as an adjunct faculty with the Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies at National University of Singapore. He has extensive experiences in the field of critical care, nursing management and education, having worked in several tertiary hospitals in Singapore. Prior to joining the community care sector, Dr Goh was extensively involved in many training and development programs for healthcare professionals in Singapore, Malaysia, China, Vietnam, Kazakhstan and Australia.

Course Fees: $320.00 (excluding GST)

Prevailing course fee subsidy at 90% for Singaporeans/ PRs and 45% for foreign staff working in eligible community care organizations.

Please register for the course via AIC Learning Management System (LMS 2.0).

Go to the following URL: https://lms.wizlearn.com/AIC

Contact us:

(65) 6422-1300
CTI@kwsh.org.sg

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